Latest Articles: Bush Wars
Man fights to keep giant hogweed
Post Date: 2016-07-03 08:57:20 by Willie Green
Its not Chris Costanza the machinery of the state wants to squash like a bug.Its his plants.Neighbors have complained to the authorities about his plants. The town of Irondequoit thinks they're dangerous. The state of New York wants badly to uproot them.Costanza doesn't care. He insists he has a very good reason to protect the plants that everyone else wants dead.New York is kind of a nanny state, he said. Its my land. If I want to have a giant hogweed growing there, I can have a giant hogweed growing there."Ah. Giant hogweed.Indeed, this state-versus-individual conflict is centered on Costanzas right to grow giant hogweed, the ...
From the Ashes of the GOP, A New Chance for Liberty (Post Trump defeat: 2020 Hillary challenge)
Post Date: 2016-04-27 19:47:44 by Hondo68
With GOP Demise, The Time is Now for Lovers of Liberty to ActWith overwhelming victories in five states last night, Donald Trump seems all but guaranteed to become the Republican nominee for president. In spite of Hillary Clintons general unpopularity, Trump appears poised to also lose in a massive landslide in November.The current outlook on a Clinton v. Trump electoral map, according to University of Virginia Professor and Political Scientist Larry Sabato. Nonetheless, many in the Republican Party remain intent upon preventing Trump from winning the nomination at the Republican National Convention in July. No matter the result, it becomes less likely every day that the Republican ...
Ron Paul: I couldn’t support Donald Trump as nominee (10X worse than Obama) [Full Thread]
Post Date: 2016-03-18 22:32:54 by Hondo68
Former Texas Rep. Ron Paul, father of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks in Richmond, Va., in this Nov. 4, 2013, file photo. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File) Former Texas Rep. Ron Paul said Friday he couldnt support GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump if Mr. Trump wins the partys nomination, saying Mr. Trumps views on the scope of executive authority could surpass those of President Obama.No, I couldnt do that, Mr. Paul said on Fox Business Network when asked if he would support Mr. Trump, should the billionaire businessman win the GOP nomination. Hes [the] opposite of a libertarian. Mr. Paul, a three-time presidential candidate, said on ...
Pro-Trump PAC hires GOP veteran as strategist - Jesse Benton
Post Date: 2016-03-11 12:09:04 by Hondo68
Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally on March 7, 2016, in Madison, Miss. | AP Photo A pro-Donald Trump super PAC has tapped Jesse Benton, a veteran Republican operative with ties to Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell, to serve as its chief strategist. The move is the latest indication that the super PAC, dubbed Great America PAC, is developing into a serious organization one looking to buttress Trump in the final stretch of the Republican primary and, potentially, the general election. "There is a growing movement behind Donald Trump, bringing new voters to the GOP in an unprecedented way, Benton wrote in an email. Great America PAC will help grow and harness ...
Republican debate: 5 things to watch - Trump, Cruz, Rubio meet in Texas
Post Date: 2016-02-25 19:09:50 by Hondo68
Story highlightsDonald Trump has won the last 3 states in a row. Will he go for the kill?Can Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz stop fighting each other long enough to hit Trump?Watch CNN's Republican debate live on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. ET.Houston (CNN)Everything's bigger in Texas -- and that's true of the stakes at CNN's Republican debate in Houston at 8:30 p.m. ET Thursday night, just days before Super Tuesday.Donald Trump will take center stage as the dominant front-runner, with three victories now under his belt. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are hoping to slow down the New Yorker's momentum and claim some wins of their own.Meanwhile, John Kasich is under pressure from some ...
Cruz and Beck Join Forces at Waterloo to Campaign (kiss of death)
Post Date: 2016-01-20 14:43:59 by Hondo68
Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty ImagesGlenn Beck lit into former Alaska governor Sarah Palin after her endorsement today of GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump. The radio host then announced that he would be joining Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) this weekend for a campaign rally in Waterloo, Iowa. Beck, who had a falling out with Palin a number of years ago that only became public last fall when he referred to her as a clown on his radio show, posted the following to his Facebook page today: Sarah Palin. Small Government, lower taxes, fewer regulations and the constitution? Not any more. Big government, bailouts, executive orders, not just abortion but partial birth abortion, nationalizing ...
Marco Rubio Praises Lindsey Graham, Attacks Rand Paul on National Security
Post Date: 2015-12-21 21:26:55 by Hondo68
Brian Snyder/ReutersSen. Marco Rubio greets diners at George's Diner in Meredith, N.H., Dec. 21, 2015. At a campaign stop in Rochester, New Hampshire, Marco Rubio passed judgment on two fellow senators for their records on national security, simultaneously praising Lindsey Graham and attacking Rand Paul. I thought [Graham] was one of the most forceful voices on any of the debate stages about rebuilding our military. So, we will miss that on the campaign, Rubio told reporters shortly after Graham announced he would be suspending his presidential campaign. Rubio was also asked whether he would be seeking Grahams endorsement. Its probably premature to ask ...
Former Rand Paul advisers re-indicted (Kesari, Benton, Tate)
Post Date: 2015-11-20 17:49:02 by Hondo68
In this Wednesday, May 19, 2010 photo, Rand Paul, right, walks down a hallway in his campaign headquarters with advisor Jesse Benton. | AP Photo Two former advisers to Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) were re-indicted by a federal grand jury in Iowa Friday, just weeks after a criminal trial that produced a muddled result. The new indictment names as defendants longtime Rand Paul advisers Jesse Benton and John Tate, as well a third man--Dimitrios Kesari, who served as deputy campaign manager on the 2012 presidential bid of Paul's father, Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas). Brian Darling, a former communications director for Rand Paul, put a positive face on the ...
Clinton Camp to Rand Paul: No, Hillary Is Not A (Rubio) Neo-Con
Post Date: 2015-11-07 12:54:34 by Hondo68
CHRIS MATTHEWS: So Rand Paul just called Hillary Clinton a neo-con... JENNIFER PALMIERI: Haha, Rand Paul... She has proven to be a very aan incredibly effective, empathetic and consistent leader on foreign policy that has a you know already had a lot of presence in and standing in the world. She had a proven ability as Secretary of State to bring people together CHIRS MATTHEWS: Dove. Hawk. Where's Hillary? Somewhere in there? I think she's more hawkish. PALMIERI: She does not view the world as dove or a hawk. She views the world as what is the United States interest. What can we affect and improve and where can we be effective. Poster Comment: ...
Poppy Bush slams Rumsfeld and Cheney in new biography
Post Date: 2015-11-05 09:42:03 by Willie Green
Former American President George HW Bush has publically criticised Dick Cheney and Donald H Rumsfeld, key members of his son's administration, in a biography due out next week.Mr Cheney, Mr Bush said, built "his own empire" and Mr Rumsfeld "served the president badly," US media report. Mr Bush also called Mr Rumsfeld "an arrogant fellow" with "swagger".Mr Cheney was vice-president and Mr Rumsfeld was defence secretary under George W Bush."I don't like what he did, and I think it hurt the president having [Mr Rumsfeld's] iron-ass view of everything," Mr Bush said, according to an article in The New York Times that cites the ...
Jeb Bush apologizes to France for workweek crack
Post Date: 2015-11-04 09:47:12 by Willie Green
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jeb Bush's rebooted campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination included an apology to the French on Tuesday for making a joke about their work ethic. "I made the mistake of saying that the Congress operates on a French workweek, Bush told reporters in a deadpan voice while campaigning in New Hampshire, according to Time magazine. "I really did a disservice to the French." During last week's debate among the Republican candidates, Bush had criticized one of his rivals, Florida Senator Marco Rubio, for missing votes, as well as Congress in general for working a three-day week. "I mean, literally, the Senate - what is ...
Ex-Congressman Tancredo Quits Republican Party Over Boehner Budget Deal (joins unaffiliated Independents, backs Cruz)
Post Date: 2015-11-02 22:13:39 by Hondo68
Calling the Boehner budget deal the "last straw," former Republican Congressman Tom Tancredo cited what he described as the GOP establishment's lack of concern on spending, immigration, and national sovereignty issues as reasons why he is parting ways with the party. Screenshot of Tom Tancredo from the YAFTV YouTube channel. Former U.S. Congressman from Colorado Tom Tancredo stated in a Breitbart op-ed on Friday that he is leaving the Republican Party.After this weeks House GOP budget deal, which betrays nearly every promise made to grassroots conservatives since 2010, I have decided it is time to end my affiliation with the Republican Party, ...
Debate: RNC Gives Donald Trump Presidential Suite, Rand Paul Gets Bathroom
Post Date: 2015-10-27 23:19:31 by Hondo68
Chris LaCivita/Twitterby Alex Swoyer27 Oct 2015Boulder, CO0BOULDER, ColoradoThe RNC divided up workspaces for each of the GOP presidential campaign staffs during Wednesday nights GOP primary debate hosted by CNBC in Coloradobut the workspace for each campaign wasnt quite equal, according to one Republican political consultant. Chris LaCivita, a senior aide for Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), took to Twitter to expose the varied spaces for different campaigns with #thanksRNC at the end of his posts. He posted a photo of the workspace for Donald Trumps campaign versus the area assigned to Pauls staff. It appears Paul has a restroom with a small dressing ...
Trump Doubles Down on Bush 9/11 Remarks: ‘They Did Know It Was Coming’
Post Date: 2015-10-20 12:25:22 by cranky
On Tuesdays New Day on CNN, Republican presidential front-runner defended his response aimed at his GOP opponent former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL), who had claimed in a debate earlier this month that the country was kept safe under former President George W. Bush. Trump in an interview with Bloomberg Television last week pointed out that the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks happened under the George W. Bush presidency, which he said refutes his younger brothers claim the country was kept safe under George W. Bushs watch. Trump doubled down on that claim on CNN and claimed they knew the 9/11 attacks were coming and didnt really work on it. ...
Dubya dumps on Ted Cruz
Post Date: 2015-10-20 09:08:30 by Willie Green
'I just don't like that guy,' the former president tells donors. Inside a sleek Denver condominium, George W. Bush let a hundred donors to his brothers campaign in on a secret. Of all the rival Republican candidates, there is one who gets under the former presidents skin, whom he views as perhaps Jeb Bushs most serious rival for the partys nomination. It isnt Donald Trump, whose withering insults have sought to make Jeb pay a political price for his brothers presidency. It isnt Marco Rubio, Jebs former understudy who now poses a serious threat to his establishment support. Its George W. Bushs former employee ...
FLASHBACK: Jeb Bush Admitted ‘Leaky’ Immigration Led to 9/11
Post Date: 2015-10-19 14:01:10 by Don
by Julia Hahn18 Oct 2015Washington D.C.3,220 Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bushs campaign is furious with 2016 GOP frontrunner Donald Trump over Trumps comments that the 9/11 terrorist attacks happened on Bushs brother former President George W. Bushs watch. But a review of the basic facts of the situationand Jeb Bushs own writingsreveals that even the Bushes admit that leaky immigration enforcement was a major driving factor in leading to the terrorist attacks. While Trump has attacked Bush beforedescribing the candidate as low energythis line of questioning represents a new level in the war as Trump soars over ...
Florida Senate candidate Augustus Sol Invictus admits to sacrificing a goat, drinking its blood
Post Date: 2015-10-09 00:42:04 by Hondo68
Florida Senate candidate Augustus Sol Invictus has admitted to two acts that you dont normally hear about from politicians: sacrificing a goat, and then drinking its blood in a pagan ritual. Why? Well, the Libertarian Partys candidate is also a devout follower of Thelema, and the sacrifice and blood ritual were intended to give thanks for a week of fasting and prayer Invictus had just spent in the Mojave Desert. Augustus Sol Invictushe changed his given name to the current Latin phrase, which means Majestic Unconquered Sunis a 32-year-old attorney from Orlando. His campaign biography says Invictus is a community leader, as well as a ...
Trump says he won't appear on Fox News (O'Reilly, Trump haters) [Full Thread]
Post Date: 2015-09-23 16:57:46 by Hondo68
Getty Citing unfair treatment, Donald Trump said Wednesday that he is not going to appear on any Fox News shows "for the forseeable future." ".@FoxNews has been treating me very unfairly & I have therefore decided that I won't be doing any more Fox shows for the foreseeable future," Trump tweeted. The Republican presidential candidate has devoted Monday and Tuesday nights this week to blasting the network's coverage of him on Twitter, tweeting and retweeting criticism. "I am having a really hard time watching Fox News," he wrote Monday night. I think @megynkelly should take another eleven day "unscheduled" vacation. Donald J. ...
Donald Rumsfeld: George W. Bush Was Wrong About Iraq
Post Date: 2015-08-12 00:19:31 by redleghunter
When it comes to the U.S.-led war in Iraq, hindsight continues to turn up its share of surprises. Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, one of the staunchest defenders of the Iraq war, said in an interview with the Times of London that his boss, former President George W. Bush, was wrong to try to create democracy onto Iraq. The idea that we could fashion a democracy in Iraq seemed to me unrealistic. I was concerned about it when I first heard those words, Rumsfeld said, adding, Im not one who thinks that our particular template of democracy is appropriate for other countries at every moment of their histories. Click for Full Text!Poster Comment:My, ...
Jeb Bush confronted by college student: 'Your brother created ISIS'
Post Date: 2015-05-14 13:05:25 by rlk
Jeb Bush confronted by college student: 'Your brother created ISIS' May 14th 2015 10:34AM A college student confronted likely Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush over his brother's on Wednesday night in a heated moment at a town hall event in Nevada. "Your brother created ISIS," Ivy Ziedrich, a 19-year-old college student and self-proclaimed Democrat said to the former governor of Florida at the town hall event attended by roughly 250 people in Reno, according to The Washington Post. Ziedrich made the uncomfortably accusatory line while questioning Bush about his thoughts on the rise of ISIS, which Bush has previously blamed at least in part on ...
Jeb Bush says his mother and 'Baltimore mom' have a lot in common
Post Date: 2015-05-02 09:33:45 by Willie Green
Jeb Bush on Thursday suggested rioters in Baltimore should have been met with more force, and he compared the now-famous mother seen slapping her son for participating in the mayhem to his own mother, former First Lady Barbara Bush. "I think my mom and the woman who was bringing her child back home have a lot in common," Bush said, referring to Internet smash Toya Graham. "I admire her a lot for doing what she did, Bush said during a National Review event in Washington. It was a nice visual symbol of what needs to be restored. Bush asserted the broken window policing policy has been proven "completely successful" and said there needs to be a ...
American Psychological Association Bolstered C.I.A. Torture Program, Report Says
Post Date: 2015-05-01 09:25:21 by Willie Green
WASHINGTON The American Psychological Association secretly collaborated with the administration of President George W. Bush to bolster a legal and ethical justification for the torture of prisoners swept up in the post-Sept. 11 war on terror, according to a new report by a group of dissident health professionals and human rights activists. The report is the first to examine the associations role in the interrogation program. It contends, using newly disclosed emails, that the groups actions to keep psychologists involved in the interrogation program coincided closely with efforts by senior Bush administration officials to salvage the program after the public disclosure ...
Is Jeb Bush Going to Bilderberg 2015? (announce candidacy)
Post Date: 2015-04-21 05:21:07 by Hondo68
Bush traveling to neighboring country just prior to annual meetingImage Credits: Gage Skidmore / Flickr.Jeb Bush is set to visit Poland, Estonia and Germany in early June a Bush aide revealed Monday, raising questions on whether the likely presidential candidate plans to attend the nearby Bilderberg conference during the trip. According to Reuters, Bush intends to get a first-hand view of European economic and security challenges while in the region, specifically in light of increased unrest throughout Ukraine. Bush will speak to the governing Christian Democratic Union economic conference while visiting Germany, although further information has been limited due to ...
U.S. Nerve Gas Hit Our Own Troops in Iraq [USA supplied sarin components]
Post Date: 2015-03-31 07:38:29 by Tooconservative
During and immediately after the first Gulf War, more than 200,000 of 700,000 U.S. troops sent to Iraq and Kuwait in January 1991 were exposed to nerve gas and other chemical agents. Though aware of this, the Department of Defense and CIA launched a campaign of lies and concocted a cover-up that continues today. A quarter of a century later, the troops nearest the explosions are dying of brain cancer at two to three times the rate of those who were farther away. Others have lung cancer or debilitating chronic diseases, and pain. More complications lie ahead. According to Dr. Linda Chao, a neurologist at the University of California Medical School in San Francisco, Because part of ...
Common Core School Assignment FORCES Students to Make Islamic Prayer Rugs, Recite Muslim Prayers (Jeb Bush, Islam Packet)
Post Date: 2015-03-25 15:57:05 by Hondo68
A father in Seminole County, Florida, is stunned after discovering a indoctrination lesson on Islam in his sons 10th-grade history textbook, a book that is also used as part of the Common Core standards across the state. Ron Wagner, who said he admittedly doesnt normally pay as much attention to his sons school assignments as he should, just happened to read from his sons world history book a statement which read, There is no god, but God. Muhammad is the messenger of God. Wagner found out that his son is being indoctrinated in the religion of Islam in his 10th grade class from a history book used in school districts across the State of ...
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