From the daily archives:

Monday, July 13, 2009

Hillary Slams Administration Vetting Process

July 13, 2009

Hillary vented frustration against the Obama administration’s vetting rules today, declaring that the process for vetting Jr. officials is a “nightmare.”  It was a rare outburst from a cabinet official speaking out against administration policy.  Said Clinton at a townhall meeting of State Department employees: It’s frustrating beyond words.  I pushed very hard, when I [...]

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Barone: Congress in Chaos

July 13, 2009

Michael Barone’s piece in the Washington Examiner yesterday describes a Congress in utter chaos.  Barone sees a President who is big on talking points but inattentive to details of legislation and of the process necessary to achieve results in Congress.  He sees Cap and Trade as well as Health Care proposals stalled in the halls [...]

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State-Run Media Hero Worship Exposed

July 13, 2009

This CNN video is amusing.  In it, the CNN anchor Don Lemon asks an African journalist Nkepile Mabuse about the enthusiastic reception of Obama by the African people.  Specifically, Lemon asks if the dancing, the excitement, and the cheers are “unprecedented” in the history of American political visits to Africa.  The question is worded in [...]

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