McCain Calls For Trying Bin Laden, But Won’t Look For Him

McCain Calls For Trying Bin Laden, But Won’t Look For Him

ImageJohn McCain was on CNN’s The Situation Room, and he had a really good idea. If Bin Laden is captured alive, he should be given a tribunal trial like Nuremburg was for the Nazis. The only problem is that McCain supports Bush’s ignore him and hope he goes away policy when it comes to looking for Bin Laden.

McCain’s Votes against Funding for the Troops

McCain’s Votes against Funding for the Troops

ImageToday, John McCain gave a speech where he tried to paint Barack Obama as opposed to funding for the troops. In response the Obama campaign released a list of McCain’s votes against funding for the troops. Let’s take a look at some of those votes.

Obama: We Must Tear Down New Walls

Obama: We Must Tear Down New Walls

ImageToday in Berlin Barack Obama put a 21st Century vision to the theme of walls that must be torn down, “The fall of the Berlin Wall brought new hope. But that very closeness has given rise to new dangers – dangers that cannot be contained within the borders of a country or by the distance of an ocean.

McCain Implies That Oil Prices are Psychological

McCain Implies That Oil Prices are Psychological

ImageEither John McCain does not understand the laws of supply and demand, or he tried to pull the wool over our eyes in Wilkes-Barre, PA today when he claimed that by lifting the executive ban on offshore drilling, President Bush changed the psychology of the oil market.

Obama Takes a Strong Pro Israel Stand

Obama Takes a Strong Pro Israel Stand

ImageDuring a press availability in Sderot, Israel this morning Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, reiterated his strong support for Israel, “I bring to Sderot an unshakable commitment to Israel’s security. The state of Israel faces determined enemies who seek its destruction. But it also has a friend and ally in the United States that will always stand by the people of Israel.”

Obama and Couric Spar over the Surge

Obama and Couric Spar over the Surge

ImageIn an interview that will air on the CBS Evening News tonight, there was an interesting exchange between anchor Katie Couric and Barack Obama over Obama’s position on the Iraq troop surge strategy.

Here is the exchange:

Endgame Taking Shape for the Iraq War

Endgame Taking Shape for the Iraq War

ImageIn a statement to the House of Commons, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown laid the groundwork for the withdrawal of British troops from Iraq in 2009. This is another domino to fall in the endgame for the Iraq war.

Bush, Obama, and the Brandenburg Gate

Bush, Obama, and the Brandenburg Gate

ImageThe report today that Barack Obama won’t give a speech at the Brandenburg Gate next week in Germany, and instead will speak at Berlin’s Victory Column lends credibility to the speculation last week that the Bush administration was pressuring German Chancellor Angela Merkel to block the speech at the Gate.

Pros and Cons: Evan Bayh as Obama’s Running Mate

Pros and Cons: Evan Bayh as Obama’s Running Mate

ImageIt seems like in every election since 2000 Evan Bayh’s name has been floated as a potential running mate for the Democratic nominee. In the last few days, his name has surfaced again, so in this edition of Pros and Cons, we will take a look at Sen. Bayh (D-IN) as a potential running mate for Obama.