Romney to use Feinstein as a natsec club with which to beat Obama at the VFW convention.

    It’s funny. Squint, and you can see where the Obama administration has messed up its national security leak problem to the point where Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein (up for re-election, by the way) feels the need to criticize said administration for its feckless, juvenile, and callous disregard for proper security and the need to put the country above petty partisan advantage*. Background: Sen. Feinstein was | Read More »

    Romney to use Feinstein as a natsec club with which to beat Obama at the VFW convention.

    It’s funny. Squint, and you can see where the Obama administration has messed up its national security leak problem to the point where Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein (up for re-election, by the way) feels the need to criticize said administration for its feckless, juvenile, and callous disregard for proper security and the need to put the country above petty partisan advantage*. Background: Sen. Feinstein was | Read More »

    Lt. Col. Orson Swindle on the VFW-PAC endorsements.

    I spoke with Lt. Colonel Swindle yesterday on the subject, mostly in terms of Senator Barbara Boxer’s surprising pickup of the PAC’s (NOT the parent organization’s) endorsement.  Swindle was not, shall we say, particularly pleased that the PAC (which he is not a representative of) did this: The very short version: the VFW membership didn’t authorize this, they are ticked off about this, and the | Read More »

    Lt. Col. Orson Swindle on the VFW-PAC endorsements.

    I spoke with Lt. Colonel Swindle yesterday on the subject, mostly in terms of Senator Barbara Boxer’s surprising pickup of the PAC’s (NOT the parent organization’s) endorsement.  Swindle was not, shall we say, particularly pleased that the PAC (which he is not a representative of) did this: The very short version: the VFW membership didn’t authorize this, they are ticked off about this, and the | Read More »

    VFW spitting on vets!!

    I’m highly pissed off right now after seeing the list of endorsements from the VFW-PAC. In NC, they are endorsing Etheridge, Price, Schuler, and Miller, to name a few. In FL, they are NOT endorsing West nor Rubio VFW-PAC’s lis contact info for VFW-PAC:  202-544-5868 (voicemail currently full) [email protected] H/T to blackfive.net

    “Capital is frozen”

    Cross posted at Upstate Political Report The Veterans for Gibson coalition held a barbecue event for area veterans at Gurtler Brothers VFW Post 420 in Saratoga Springs on September 12th. Colonel Chris Gibson (R) is challenging incumbent Scott Murphy (D) in New York’s 20th Congressional District. Veterans from all wars starting with World War II through to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were | Read More »