From the daily archives:

Friday, January 30, 2009

Had Enough of TARP? Here Comes BARF!

January 30, 2009

First, there was the “Troubled Asset Relief Program” (TARP) which was the first nauseating bailout last fall.  Well, tax-cheat and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has an idea about what to do now that TARP has not really helped get the markets moving:  what Liz Moyer calls “BARF”, or the Bad Asset Repository Fund!  Here’s the [...]

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And the New RNC Chair is: Michael Steele

January 30, 2009

Republicans elected their new RNC chair today, electing Maryland former Lt. Governor Michael Steele in the sixth ballot, defeating South Carolina RNC Chair Katon Dawson by a vote of  91 to 77.   Michael Steele brings fresh, outsider blood into the RNC.  Not being an RNC chair gives him a fresh perspective at leading our party [...]

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This Is Obviously

January 30, 2009

Palin’s fault.

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Grow a Spine for a Ray of Hope

January 30, 2009

Rasmussen Reports has a new poll out showing that only 42 percent of the American people support Barack Obama’s stimulus package. That’s down three points from a week ago. Although the media will not report this lackluster showing for Obama’s plan or the fact that support is dropping with the same zeal they used to [...]

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Not Another Gang of 14!

January 30, 2009

With the Republicans keeping a united front against the Stimulus Bill (a.k.a. Generational Theft Act of 2009, a.k.a. the Pork-ulus bill), it now goes to the squishy Republicans in the Senate.  Will the Republicans hold the line?  It appears most likely not.  Sen. Ben Nelson (D-NE) is putting together a “gang” of so-called moderates, much [...]

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