Iran Revolution: The Redux
General consensus is that Moussavi is as bad a thug but as A-jad but he’s a thug who is riding the wake of an important movement straight from the people. Michael Totten said today (and I agree) that this could potentially be the biggest historical event for regime change since the Berlin wall came down. There have been terrabyte gobs of information spent on this | Read More »
Did Dan Rather Certify Iran’s Election Results?
Update: Andrew Sullivan breaks down the graph further. Not solid proof of fraud but still brings up questions. Recall a few years ago how documents damning George W. Bush as a lazy do-nothing National Guardsmen turned out to be all out fakes created in Microsoft Word? Did Dan Rather make his way to Tehran to certify the latest election results? The Tehran Buereu (a self-declared | Read More »
“All your cars are belong to us!”
VA GOP 2009 = 2010 Victory?
From the diaries by Erick. view a slide show of this weekend’s RPV convention here Will Virginia field the first wave of comebacks for the GOP this coming November or will the momentum of Obama-mania continue unabated through 2009 and on into the next federal elections? Saturday’s convention in Richmond for the Republican Party of Virginia holds some interesting lessons for us all. At the | Read More »
Video: Barbara Boxer’s $620 Million Air Freshener for Harry Reid
New web ad from the Chuck DeVore campaign (more details here): MESSAGE FROM CHUCK DEVORE: I’ve opposed all the mega-billion dollar bailouts – they reward failure and bad decisions and leave us and our children to pay the trillion dollars in new debt. And, if you think this out of control spending is bad now with Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, and Barbara Boxer in Congress | Read More »
Proposition 8: The Inside Scoop!
Frank Schubert has been involved in over 30 ballot initiatives in his lifetime but he’s never experienced anything like Proposition 8. Yesterday, I was asked to be part of a blogger conference call with Schubert who heads up the Yes on 8 movement. Bottom line: This race is almost over. Tensions are high. Expectations are tempered but the general feeling is that Proposition 8 will | Read More »
CQ: Dew presses on to unseat Matheson
Congressional Quarterly came out late last week with a featured article on the race in Utah’s 2nd Congressional district and Bill Dew’s quest to unseat Democrat Jim Matheson: In an interview with CQPolitics, Dew said he is undaunted about Matheson’s favored status in the race. The owner of a home construction company for more than 30 years, he says he has been through three recessions | Read More »
Jim Matheson is Playing Games with Utah
Another hard hitting ad against Jim Matheson. Be sure to visit http://www.billdew.com/ for more information.
Congressional Fight! Painting Utah Even Redder
Its hard to find a redder state than Utah. In 2004, Utahns voted 71% for President Bush. But there are always exceptions to the rule. Like most urban areas, Salt Lake City leans left, which is one of the major reasons why Democrat Jim Matheson has represented the 2nd Congressional District since 2000. Democrat Matheson is the son of a former Governor of Utah and | Read More »