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    Morning Briefing for February 10, 2011

    RedState Morning Briefing For February 10, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. This is Too Much For Me2. Movement Towards $100 Billion, But Not There Yet3. Jimmy Webb (D, VA) cuts and runs.4. WaPo’s Greg Sargent Casually Slanders Tea Party Movement 5. Too Cool for Terrorism

    The Erick Erickson Show — PATRIOT Act Canned

    I’m late putting this up tonight. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.comI’ll be talking about the PATRIOT Act, iPads in school, CPAC, etc. tonight on the air.You can call in at 1-800-WSB-TALKConsider this an open thread.

    House GOP’s Spending Cut Less Than Expected

    Here is the only piece you need to read about the House GOP’s budget cuts and how insignificant they are.House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R.-Wis.) is filing a budget limit this week that would cut government spending by $32 billion starting March 5. The Appropriations Committee will use the new spending levels to determine specific government department cuts and write a new Continuing Resolution (CR) | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for February 9, 2011

    RedState Morning Briefing For February 9, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. The Climes They Are A-Changin’2. Reciprocal Courtesy On a Bridge Too Far3. The Obamacare comic book!4. “Right Now, Not Next Year, But Now”

    Really Grover? Losers?

    As you will note from my posting over the past several weeks, I have declined to write about CPAC and the related controversy. RedState is assisting FreedomWorks in sponsoring Bloggers Row, but I have personally done my best to keep my head down and mouth shut. I’ll be speaking Friday at noon to the Young America’s Foundation luncheon. I’m happy to do so.Nonetheless, I’m rapidly | Read More »

    Reciprocal Courtesy On a Bridge Too Far

    Maybe had the libertarians done a better job of preventing their party from being overrun with libertines — a group of people who couldn’t care less about the size and scope of government as long as their desires for one night stands with a bag of weed and a tranny from 7th and Broadway are unimpeded by government — we wouldn’t be having these issues | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for February 7, 2011

    RedState Morning Briefing For February 8, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. Hey Barack, Resign Now, and Now Means Yesterday2. House Republicans Attempt to Extend “Stimulus” Trade Benefits3. How Obama Can Double His Budget Cuts By Doing His Job4. The Muslim Brotherhood and the ACU

    Media Matters Helps Prove the CDC Did Cover Up Abortion Data

    It was certainly not intentional, but the leftwing interest group Media Matters for America has uncovered an internal memo from the CDC proving the CDC did in fact cover up and suppress abortion data until RedState revealed the coverup. On Thursday, I reported that the Centers for Disease Control was covering up abortion data. Each year since 1969, the Centers for Disease Control has published | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for February 7, 2011

    RedState Morning Briefing For February 7, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. Media Matters Helps Prove the CDC Did Cover Up Abortion Data2. TSA Director Decides Unions Get Right to Bargain & Take Dues From Airport Gropers3. The True Cost of Rationing Health Care4. The DNC’s 2012 Union Convention: The Devil’s Always in the Details5. Matt Yglesias: The One | Read More »

    The Erick Erickson Show

    I’m filling in for Sean Hannity on WSB (only on WSB) in Atlanta for the last hour of his show and then the Erick Erickson show will kick off at 7pm ET tonight.You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in to the show at 1-800-WSB-TALK.

    The CDC Coverup Now Turns to Bureaucratic Panic

    “The CDC told us last week there were ‘no plans’ to release the data. The CDC now says it is scheduled for ‘this month’. Did the CDC just not bother looking at the editorial calendar it now tells us is booked ‘well in advance’?”It’s never the action, it’s the cover up.Yesterday RedState broke a significant story which points to the Centers for Disease Control and | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for February 4, 2011

    RedState Morning Briefing For February 4, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. Obama Administration Covering Up Abortion Data2. Congress Responds to CDC’s Decision to Deep-Six Abortion Surveillance Report3. 74 or 35 or More of the Same. The Pledge to Nowhere Comes Back to Bite the GOP on the Bottom.4. Just Cut It Already5. EPA Issues First Waiver For New | Read More »

    The Erick Erickson Show — Prime Time

    Folks, the time has come for me to move to evening drive time and prime time on the radio.Starting now, you can listen live every weeknight from 7pm to 10pm ET on http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.Tonight, we’re taking on the GOP being the stupid party, talking Egypt, and more. I’m following #EERS on twitter during the show.Consider this an open thread.

    74 or 35 or More of the Same. The Pledge to Nowhere Comes Back to Bite the GOP on the Bottom.

    “We will put government on a path to a balanced budget and pay down the debt with a plan to … Cut government spending to pre-stimulus, pre-bailout levels saving at least $100 billion in the first year alone.” — A Pledge to America I was roundly attacked for calling the Republicans’ “Pledge to Nowhere” a lot of pablum. Guess what? I was right. The Republicans | Read More »

    Obama Administration Covering Up Abortion Data *Updated*

    Let’s be clear: promoting science isn’t just about providing resources – it is also about protecting free and open inquiry. It is about letting scientists … do their jobs, free from manipulation or coercion, and listening to what they tell us, even when it’s inconvenient – especially when it’s inconvenient. It is about ensuring that scientific data is never distorted or concealed to serve a | Read More »