Obama vs McCain vs Bush: Gov’t Property Energy Policy

Today WaPo reports that Senator John McCain unveiled two components of his energy plan yesterday in Santa Barbara, California. “[…] , McCain (R-Ariz.) vowed to “put the purchasing power of the United States government on the side of green technology” by buying fuel-efficient vehicles for its civilian fleet of cars … Continue reading

Obamaism of the Day

Slate has a dictionary of Obamaisms. Here’s the latest Obamaism: Monobamatic (mon-uh-boh-MAT-ik) adj. About or pertaining to Barack Obama only. Example: While the forum was billed as a general discussion of politics in the era of Web 2.0, the conversation quickly became monobamatic. Slate notes that they first “launched its … Continue reading

Senate Passes Bill to Name Highway for Tim Russert

Via a press release from Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works: Today the Senate passed S.3145, which names a portion of United States Route 20A, located in Orchard Park, near Buffalo, New York, as the ‘Timothy J. Russert Highway.’ Tim Russert, the long-time host of “Meet … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

I believe today’s Ten Post Round-Up will give you a severe case of Shaken Blogger Syndrome (as in, you will shake your head so much from reading some of today’s posts that you may actually turn into a bobble-head doll–without the snazzy grass skirt)… 1: Government putting kids in danger … Continue reading