Sounding more and more like a CIA Operative on Homeland, Senator John McCain berates President Obama for honoring the agreement to leave that was agreed upon by both countries. On September 30, 2014, The long-delayed agreements wereShow More Summary
John Feehery: Among the noteworthy moments of 2014, the comeback victory by the senior senator from Mississippi marked the end of the tea party as a potent political force in American politics.
(John Hinderaker) This morning on the Laura Ingraham show, I talked with Senator Marco Rubio about the Obama administration’s overture toward Castro’s Cuban dictatorship. It is a good interview, I think. Among other things, it focuses...Show More Summary
On Friday, Governor Kasich signed Ohio Right to Life’s adoption reform legislation, S.B. 250, following historic bipartisan majority votes from the Senate, 29-1, and the House of Representatives, 81-4. This adoption reform will eliminate...Show More Summary
Proud to report that my home state has recently made it a little harder to unwittingly commit a crime. On Friday, Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed into a law Senate Bill 361, aimed at shielding individuals and small businesses from prosecution...Show More Summary
After the CIA's Inspector General basically revealed that not only did the CIA spy on the network of Senate Intelligence Committee staffers who were investigating the CIA, but that CIA boss John Brennan lied about it and that the breaches...Show More Summary
You'll never believe it, but the hawkish senator believes North Korea's committed an "act of war"
It appears that the beltway media believes Sen. Marco Rubio is the only person qualified to discuss...er..I mean criticize the new deal the United States has cut with Cuba to restore relations. Who could have guessed? Senator John McCain...Show More Summary
A panel formed by CIA Director John Brennan will recommend against disciplinary action for the three CIA technology officers and two lawyers accused of snooping on the Intelligence Committee as it wrote its torture report. The post CIA Panel Recommends Against Penalizing Officers Responsible For Hacking Into Senate Computers appeared first on ThinkProgress.
In the words of my predecessor, Nick Massella… Who’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked. Highlights will include President Barack Obama and Senator John McCain on “State of the Union”; Former President Bill Clinton on AlShow More Summary
Less than 24 hours after announcing they were dropping the debut of the forthcoming move, The Interview, Senator John McCain has found a way to blame the Obama administration to the Sony hack that lead to the decision: “Recently reported...Show More Summary
Robert Golan-Vilella Diplomacy, Cuba Consider the following statement, released yesterday by Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham: We agree with President Obama that he is writing new chapters in American foreign policy. Unfortunately, today’s chapter, like the others before it, is one of America and the values we stand for in retreat and decline. Show More Summary
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) argued that the GOP should not listen to the "cabal" of consultants in the 2016 presidential race and should also not nominate another Bob Dole, John McCain, or Mitt Romney on Wednesday's "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on the Fox News Channel. Show More Summary
By John Crabtree on December 17, 2014 - 3:18pm On Dec 13, a $1.1 trillion federal spending bill passed the Senate (the bill passed out of the House of Representatives on Dec 11), securing funding of the federal government through September 2015. Show More Summary
A funny exchange (not exactly ha ha funny though) happened between House Speaker John Boehner and Chuck Schumer on Twitter. It went like this: Senate Democrats should pass the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act immediately. http://t.co/kqlBxGPtXz #TRIA — Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) December 15, 2014.@SpeakerBoehner We did. In July. 93-4. If you had put that [...]
Thanks to the support of two rabidly anti-LGBT senators, Texas is getting its first openly gay federal judge. The Senate on Tuesday night confirmed Robert Pitman to fill a San Antonio seat that's been vacant for more than six years....
John Yoo, the former Bush Justice Department official and one of the authors of the nefarious "torture memos," admitted to Fareed Zakaria on CNN that techniques described in the Senate Torture Report and used by the CIA were not authorized...Show More Summary
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) accused some of the defenders of the CIA's interrogation tactics of "re-writing history" on Sunday's "Face the Nation" on CBS. He ascribed "a whole range of motives, from people who were so understandably alarmed...Show More Summary
Whatever we think of their foreign, domestic and economic policies, the senators from Arizona and California, respectively, said the right words when the Senate Intelligence Committee released its inquiry into the CIA’s post-9/11 torture, detention and interrogation practices.
Early-aughts vintage John McCain has made a resurgence this week, and he appeared in place of contemporary warmonger McCain on Face the Nation to decry those still defending the practice of torture in the face of the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on the CIA's terror funplex enhanced interrogation techniques performed under the Bush administration.