LIBERAL MEDIA WATCH: Emanuel Cleaver who? $48 billion earmark what? I can’t hear you! La-La-La-La!
The Emanuel Cleaver $48 billion earmark story broke at least 13 hours ago. There’s nothing on The Huffington Post. There’s nothing in the New York Times. There was nothing on MSNBC, not even on The Rachel Maddow Show (she cover the stories no one else covers, dontcha know). There’s always tomorrow, I guess. The $48 billion earmark story was linked on The Drudge Report all | Read More »
Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D, MO) disavows any role in spitting smear.
[UPDATE] Weasel Zipper’s update (via Instapundit) is both accurate and succinct. (via @allahpundit) You know: if I was a mindless drone who had been duckspeaking for the last week on the DNC-spawned narrative of racial slurs/spitting… well, I probably wouldn’t have the mother-wit to be offended at how clumsily this walkback by Cleaver was presented*: [Video not loading here: try here until I find a | Read More »
Co-Sponsor Complaint Free Wednesday
Congress could be working on boosting job growth, figuring out where Arizona got 99 additional congressional districts, restoring the F-22 cuts, etc. but Rep. Emanuel Cleaver has a better idea.He wants a “complaint free Wednesday.”From: The Honorable Emanuel CleaverBill: H.Con.Res. 155Date: 11/17/2009Dear Colleague:Please join me in co-sponsorship of a resolution, H. Con. Res. 155, to designate the day prior to Thanksgiving as Complaint Free Wednesday.From | Read More »
Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) Has No Problems With Repressive, Murderous Dictatorships
This is un-freakin’-believable. Holy cow. NPR interviews Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) about the Congressional Black Caucus’s visit to Cuba. Brown’s comments have gotten little play and, in fact, what should have been the money quote is totally ignored by NPR. At the 2 minute mark in the interview, the reporter Melissa Block asks, “Well, Congressman, you well know that supporters of current Cuba policy, supporters | Read More »