Joe Scarborough, former Republican but still self-proclaimed conservative host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, has hoisted himself into media and political limelights of late with his popularizing of the moniker “Moscow Mitch” for senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, who has refused to bring to the senate floor for a vote a bill to fund measures to protect U.S. elections from Russian interference.
"Big syllable words and lots of fancy conferences and meetings and - We're not leading. That creates chaos. It creates a more dangerous world"
John Bolton's New York Times op-ed exposes not only Bolton's flawed thinking but the Times' tendency to ape Fox News
Ralph Nader is railing against the "imperial presidency" but has nothing to say about our runaway, do-nothing Congress. It makes no sense to rail against the one while ignoring the other.
Thursday marks the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, not to mention a think tank. What a waste of money.
This month, an article argued the Iraq War was the single worst foreign policy decision in US history. This may be more than just hyperbole.
The U.S. has an enormous number of military personnel and weaponry in the U.S. territory of Guam. It's legit, but are other 'occupations?'
The GOP finds itself in trouble as Obama's popularity soars and their own plummets, and Obama's second term only promises more of the same
There is no conceivable outcome in which GOP opposition to Chuck Hagel ends happily for Republicans
Unlike most of the words that come out of Republicans like John Bolton's mouths, Sec. of State Hillary Clinton was telling the truth about her concussion and now blood clot.
Tea Partiers indulge in wild fantasies of sending President Obama to prison since they haven't managed to impeach him for Benghazi
The ongoing debate about the fiscal cliff continues as the U.S. approaches the current debt ceiling. Republicans are responsible for problem
The Republican Party's doldrums are likely to continue until they acknowledge reality, but there are no signs of that happening soon
There are 2 prominent women who could assume their party's mantle as Presidential candidates in 2016. They are Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton.
Army General, David Patraeus was destined for greatness from his first year at West Point. Sadly, an affair tainted his stellar reputation.
Reality is the ultimate enemy of Republican ideology, so Tom Tancredo picks up his vorpal blade and shows himself asylum-ready
Mitt Romney would have left 30,000 troops in Iraq. He called bringing them home 'tragic'. Romney wants to leave our troops in Afghanistan.
While on The View, Ann Romney said their family finds different ways of serving, with their sons having served their mission instead of in the military.
Joe Biden debates Paul Ryan in the only Vice Presidential nominee debate. Biden is expert in Foreign Affairs and very learned domestically.
John McCain confirmed this morning that a Mitt Romney administration would leave our troops in Afghanistan and Iraq indefinitely.