As Clock Ticks On Shutdown, Right Opposes Boehner’s Spending Bill

The hard line GOP House Speaker John Boehner has taken in the impasse with Democrats over the federal budget appears not to be hard enough for some prominent congressional Republicans. With a deadline looming to agree to a federal budget by Friday, or face a government shutdown, Boehner proposed new … Continue reading

P.J. Crowley Speaks Truth

Yesterday, State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley, stepped down in the wake of the controversy about his public statement at a small gathering at MIT last week, “that treatment of Wikileaks suspect Pfc. Bradley Manning in military detention has been “ridiculous and counterproductive and stupid.”” P.J. Crowley was right to speak the … Continue reading