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FOX News Anchor Blasts State Department Spokeswoman: These Special Operators in Iraq will be “Advisers just like they were in Vietnam”

shep-smith When State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said, "Special operators are on the ground today, they know how to fight terrorists…" in an interview with FoxNews, the host Shep Smith was outraged.  "Did you just say special operators are on the ground to attack ISIL? Because that's the biggest fear, that's exactly what the fear is […]

Bill Clinton Defends Hillary On Benghazi - Brings up Diplomats Murdered Under Bush

Bill Clinton Former President Bill Clinton defended Hillary Clinton’s handling of the Benghazi attacks during her tenure as secretary of state, noting that “most Americans don’t even know how many American diplomatic personnel were killed when President Bush was president.” Clinton spoke Wednesday at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation’s fiscal summit — portions of which were aired […]

Conservatives and Progressives - Oil and Water

Oil-in-Water18 Conservatives and Progressives are likely to agree on the facts in many situations, but are likely to disagree on the meaning of the facts.   Here are some facts most people will agree on: Obama Obama lied when he said you can keep your doctor, etc. Obama has done little or nothing to repair race relations. […]

Obama Administration: Boko Haram Has ‘Legitimate Concerns’

BokoHaram-WIT-GUNS For reasons that only Barack Obama can answer, the State Department took far too long to designate the savage Muslim group, Boko Haram, a terrorist organization. When State Department officials finally did designate it a foreign terrorist organization, they did so while never mentioning that the people being terrorized were Christians, who are being targeted […]

The “Phony Scandal” of Benghazi that Just Won’t Go Away

liars-benghazi-e1353548998372 In spite of the best efforts of the Obama Administration, and those of the Government Agencies funded by it, the Benghazi tragedy just won't go away. Involved, are the usual suspects: FBI CIA NSA State Department Justice Department Defense Department Department of Homeland Security Everyone involved, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and even the […]

Could this Maine pipeline become the next Keystone XL?

2014-03-27T132348Z_1_CBREA2Q118400_RTROPTP_4_CANADA-PIPELINE-IRVINGS-e1397149229296 Environmentalists and lawmakers are gearing up to battle another potential pipeline proposal that would bring Canadian oil sands into the United States. There are concerns that the Portland Pipe Line Corp. (PPLC) will reverse the flow of its pipeline so it will bring Canadian oil sands into the U.S. through North County, Maine. Last Friday, […]

The US Promotion of Democracy Destroys Democracy Overseas

Crisis-in-Ukraine-640x359 It was almost ten years ago when, before the House International Relations Committee, I objected to the US Government funding NGOs to meddle in the internal affairs of Ukraine. At the time the "Orange Revolution" had forced a regime change in Ukraine with the help of millions of dollars from Washington. At that time I told the Committee: […]