Saturday, November 8, 2008 13:40
wants probe into police-staged DNC protest When a Jefferson County deputy unleashed
pepper spray at unruly protesters on the first night of the Democratic
National Convention, he did not know that his targets were undercover
Denver police officers. Maddow:
‘Are we looking at Bill Clinton’s third term?’ President-elect Obama has fulfilled expectations
that he would hit the ground running and has already named the leaders
of his transition team and three members of his White House staff. Some
of those appointments come from Obama’s own campaign team, but
a larger number have a background of service in the Clinton administration.
Anti-Gun Agenda Spurs Record Firearms Sales Record gun sales across the United States are not a result of
misplaced paranoia, as the media would have it, but as a sensible response
to Barack Obama’s virulent hostility to the second amendment,
which is on the record and documented.
York Times report questions Georgia’s role in Ossetian war The New York Times has published an article
which questions Georgia’s account of the conflict in South Ossetia
in August this year. Based on the observations of OSCE monitors, it
reports that Georgia was not acting defensively, but started the shelling
of civilians in the South Ossetian capital, Tskhinval.
Calls On Congress to Act Fast on Stimulus With fresh evidence that the U.S. economy
is shedding jobs even faster than expected, President-elect Barack Obama
said yesterday that his top concern is passage of a multibillion dollar
stimulus package to create jobs.
Says U.S. Cash Is Its Best Hope The rapidly deteriorating finances of General Motors are forcing
the federal government to decide whether to bail out the largest American
automaker or face the prospect that it might go bankrupt.
fights order for deposition of Oklahoma City
bombing conspirator, death-row inmate
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Wednesday that the United
States is vulnerable to attack or other incidents during the presidential
transition period and that the military is ready to respond.