Brazilian Oil Company Petrobras Loan Republican Senator David Vitter of Louisiana is questioning how the United States has benefited from a $2-billion loan the United States made to a Brazilian oil company for its offshore drilling operations. Senator Vitter is entirely right in questioning the Petrobras loan, which carries with it such utter hypocrisy.(…)
Presenting an absurd argument that he’s in a Catch-22 attempting to defend himself, NY Congressman Charlie Rangel requested that his ethics committee trial be delayed so he can get a lawyer that he can afford without violating House ethics rules, but was denied the request.
There has been more media coverage of this election than any other mid-term election in my life. For the last several months, election coverage has increased daily, reaching overwhelming levels. Being a political news addict, I’ve absorbed most of it, much to the consternation of my beautiful wife. But, it occurred to me the other(…)
Senator Ben Nelson, Democrat-Nebraska, famous for selling his key vote in the Senate’s health care legislation to Harry Reid, once again spineless, has asked South Carolina Attorney General McMaster to “call off the dogs,” in the face of a lawsuit which will challenge the constitutionality of the health care bill.