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Entries for September, 2010 in Politcs Plus

  • Mike

    How much is too much?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The New York Times is reporting that the Obama ministration wants to introduce legislation next year to make it easier for law enforcement and National Security officials to eavesdrop on Internet, email, Facebook and Blackberries, to name a few. The ...

  • Mike

    The GOP's "Pledge to America"

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    After almost two years of obstruction and proudly being the party of "NO" the national GOP finally rolled out a plan which is literally, a carbon copy of the 1994 Contract with America. This year's version is called "A Pledge ...

  • Mike

    A White House divided on Afghanistan

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I can hardly wait for Bob Woodward's new book,"Obama's War," about how Afghanistan is dividing the White House.; it’s to be released sometime real soon... I'm glad this little information is being released by the New York Times and the ...

  • Mike

    Articles of impeachment,really?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I see the Victoria Advocate failed to mention that Floyd Brown created that famous Willie Horton ad and that he was a republican operative so far to the right that the Bush/Quale campaign had to file a complaint with the ...

  • Mike

    Thinking outside the box

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Thinking outside the box takes me back to the summer of 1963 or 64, to my summer job working for the Texas Highway Department, in the maintenance section. I remember the old timers using summer help for the dirtiest jobs ...

  • Mike

    Climbing on the bandwagon

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Is it my imagination or am I seeing local republicans reclaiming their political party leanings? I can remember just a year ago, several local bloggers admitted being conservative but they didn't go as far as claiming the Republican Party. They ...

  • Mike

    What have we become?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I can't believe that the president of United States had to make a plea to a little known pastor named Terry Jones, not to endanger our soldiers in the Middle East with his Koran burning day. I saw it coming ...

  • Mike

    Are Americans too spoiled?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about the mood of the country but this morning's column by the liberal columnist of the Washington Post, Eugene Robinson, put all the pieces together for me. Of course, I'm not talking about you ...

  • Mike

    Operation Iraqi Freedom is over

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    When the remaining combat troops left Iraq a couple weeks ago; it didn't receive much coverage. Some say that this country is just battle fatigued. It wasn't much a relief to me because we have still have 50,000 troops in ...