Republicans Ask For No Prosecutions of Bush Administration

Delay in Holder Confirmation Illogical and Unreasonable, Whitehouse Says January 23, 2009   Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee and a former U.S. Attorney and Attorney General for Rhode Island, today sharply criticized the argument some Republican members of the Committee are making for delaying a […]

Must Read Op-Ed’s and Blogs — January 15, 2009

Bush and Cheney are roaming around the TV stations on their “Rainbow” tour.   No, I am not referring to a sudden understanding and compassion of the rights of Gays and Lesbians, but a tour of delusional glossy interviews to attempt to save the Bush Legacy.  The level of denail is quite evident, and as Scott […]

Senior Bush official says Gitmo detainee was tortured

WASHINGTON (CNN) — For the first time, a senior Bush administration official has publicly described a detainee’s treatment at the U.S. Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as torture, according to a published report. The detention of terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been a source of controversy. Susan Crawford, the retired judge in […]

Must Read Op-Ed’s — December 13, 2008

Opinion pieces today are flooded with the Senate Republicans rejection of the automobile bailout.  In what appears to be a partisan witch hunt against Labor Unions, there is the ignored reality that millions of people will lose their jobs.  This could come as early as Christmas.  It appears that the only hope for automobile manufactoring […]