Kerry Labels Assad ‘Hitler’ Despite Dining With Him, British Sold Syria Chemical Weapons For Civil War

By: Tuesday September 3, 2013 5:46 am

It’s that time again. As the war drums start pounding the foe-of-the-moment starts being compared to Adolf Hitler. Unfortunately for Secretary of State John Kerry, who recently made the Assad-Hitler comparison, his realization seems to be quite sudden as photos have surfaced of Secretary Kerry and his wife dining with the Assads. Kerry – who compared [...]

Kerry Forgot US Helped Iraq Use Chemical Weapons, Makes Other Odd Statements On Syria

By: Friday August 30, 2013 10:55 am

So Secretary of State John Kerry gave an absurd Colin Powell-esque speech trying to justify war with Syria. The speech contradicted itself in numerous points and probably will go down in history as a low point for US foreign policy communication. But one claim in the speech was beyond absurd, that chemical weapons haven’t been [...]

Obama Orders Release Of Report Justifying War With Syria

By: Tuesday August 27, 2013 5:35 am

President Obama is now undeniably on the war path and has ordered the release of a report justifying a military attack on Syria. The report will come as US war ships move closer to Syria. News reports suggest the US and Britain have already decided to use military force in the wake of alleged chemical [...]

Bush And Kerry Defend NSA Spying Programs

By: Monday July 1, 2013 8:33 am

Bonesmen? All here! In a mark of bipartisanship, former 2004 presidential rivals George W. Bush and John Kerry made the media rounds celebrating the NSA’s spying program on American citizens and European allies. In an interview with CNN, former President Bush condemned Edward Snowden and defended PRISM. Former President George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, [...]

Kerry Goes To South Korea As Cheney Claims ‘We’re In Deep Doo Doo’

By: Friday April 12, 2013 7:59 am

Secretary of State John Kerry is in South Korea today in hopes of deescalating the crisis instigated by North Korea’s third nuclear weapons test. In response to the weapons test the United States along with others nations passed new sanctions on North Korea. North Korea responded with a number of threats ranging from restarting the [...]

Kerry Finalized as Secretary of State Nominee

By: Friday December 21, 2012 9:15 am

Former Democratic Presidential candidate John Kerry will become the next nominee for Secretary of State, replacing Hillary Clinton and creating another Senate vacancy. President Obama will formally announce the nomination today at the White House, according to sources. He is not expected to face much resistance in the Senate for confirmation. Kerry will likely recuse [...]

Report: John Kerry to Be Named Secretary of State

By: Saturday December 15, 2012 11:20 am

Former Democratic Presidential candidate John Kerry has been chosen to serve as Secretary of State, according to a Chicago Sun-Times columnist who heard it from an unidentified White House source. This doesn’t exactly come from left field. Kerry, the chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was rumored to be on the short list for [...]

Susan Rice Withdraws From Consideration for Secretary of State

By: Thursday December 13, 2012 1:12 pm

I imagine this will be perceived as the right wing collecting a scalp, but considering that liberal groups increasingly saw Susan Rice as no picnic either, this probably falls under the auspices of an acceptable loss. This is the statement from the President: Today, I spoke to Ambassador Susan Rice, and accepted her decision to [...]

29 Dem Senators, Including Reid and Schumer, Sign Letter Opposing Social Security Cuts

By: Thursday September 20, 2012 2:49 pm

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and his top lieutenant Chuck Schumer joined 29 Senate Democrats in all, pledging to oppose any cuts to Social Security inside a broader deficit package. Several model deficit reduction packages, like the Bowles-Simpson recommendations, included cuts to Social Security benefits in the form of changing the calculation of the cost [...]

Do-Nothing Option on Deficits Finally Gets Noticed

By: Tuesday November 22, 2011 8:05 am

I like that only now, after nearly two years of deficit fearmongering, does the New York Times bother to mention that doing nothing on the deficit will reduce the deficit far more than any deal. The latest Congressional failure to agree on a plan for balancing the government’s books could yield a surprising result: a [...]

Catfood Commission II Could Hinge on Kerry

By: Thursday November 3, 2011 8:55 am

The President is reportedly disengaged from the Catfood Commission II deliberations, which is the right political play. He’s improving his standing by focusing on jobs, and the deficit reduction discussions, likely to fail, are precisely what dragged him down over the summer. So letting Congress deal with its own mess makes sense. At some point, [...]

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