Sen. Jeff Merkley (D, Oregon): soft on Iran, for apparently most of my life.
I appreciate the Oregonian nervously reporting* about the Washington Free Beacons’s chronicling of Senator Jeff Merkley’s knee-jerk tendency to apologize for a regime that hangs homosexuals and adulterers: I might not have gotten to it for a while otherwise. Anyway, it’s depressing how unsurprising this report is: The senator who fronted a campaign against new sanctions on Iran earlier this year has since 1979 been | Read More »
If you are an Oregonian who has lost your health insurance, make private arrangements NOW.
The (Democratic-controlled) Oregon state government will not have its website up and running in time. I repeat: the Oregon state government will not have its website up and running in time. Rely on the website, and you will have gaps in coverage. People who want health coverage beginning in January through Oregon’s troubled insurance exchange need to act fast. State officials said Wednesday they don’t | Read More »
Senate Democrats Channeling Woodrow Wilson In Upcoming Power Grab
By Tom Tillison OrlandoPoliticalPress.com With the Republican Party having the majority in the House come January, we now see a sudden interest in bipartisanship in the media. Even Obama himself has come around, urging lawmakers to work in a spirit of bipartisanship when the new House and Senate reconvene next month. Yet, a little over a year ago when Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-N.Y.) locked Republicans | Read More »
Gordon Smith Wasn’t Conservative Enough?
I heard some exit polling results for the Oregon U.S. Senate race between Gordon Smith and Jeff Merkley which absolutely blew my mind. I am left scratching my head and wondering what goes through the minds of some people. According to the exit polls, many conservatives in this great state of mine did not vote for Gordon Smith because he wasn’t conservative enough. Instead they | Read More »
Democrat Mischief in Oregon?
A Senate source informs RS of the following: Democrats in charge of the building where ballots are stored in Portland are trying to get the press to leave the building – they say there is a flood. This is an extremely convenient time to experience a flood. Anyone in Portland have better information of what’s going on? Update: I see Matt Lewis is hearing the | Read More »