Saturday May 18
US News & World Report
Do the Obama Scandals Rise to the Level of Watergate?
Forty years ago today, the Watergate hearings got underway in Congress. As the Washington Post's Jules Witcover reported at the time, "there was little in this first day of the Watergate hearings to please the sadistic, except perhaps the sight of hundreds sitting stolidly through yawn-inspiring recountings or oft-told tales of how the whole ... (more)
Saturday May 18
US News & World Report
Dempsey Turns to Congress for 'Game Changer' on Sexual Assault
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, accompanied by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey, discusses sexual assaults in the military at a press conference Friday.
Fri May 17, 2013
Senator Inhofe key speaker at GOP Fish Fry
Republicans from throughout Oklahoma will gather Saturday at the Stephens County Fair & Expo Center in Duncan, for the 9th annual GOP Fish Fry.
Thu May 16, 2013
The First Big Step Toward Obama’s Impeachment
Over the last few days, I've heard the word 'impeachment' from more of my sources on Capitol Hill than in the last six years combined.
Wed May 15, 2013
Richard Cohen Symptoms of Benghazi Syndrome
The American Psychiatric Association's latest handbook - the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders -- is about to be published.
No focus on real scandal
Conservatives are masters of manufactured outrage, no doubt about it. But traditionally, their conspiracy theories have at least had some sort of internal logic to them - from Vince Foster's supposed murder at the hand of the Clintons to Barack Obama's supposedly forged birth certificate.
Tue May 14, 2013
Bill calls for increased US oil production to displace Iranian oil
Sen. James Inhofe will introduce legislation Wednesday calling for increased drilling on U.S. federal lands to displace Iranian oil on the world market, according to a copy of the bill obtained by The Hill.
Mon May 13, 2013
Chaffetz says Benghazi could lead to impeachment for President Obama
Jason Chaffetz , the highly regarded Republican Congressman from Utah, says the Benghazi affair may prove to be an impeachable offense, and that he will continue to investigate the "lies of highest magnitude" from Barack Obama , as reported today by The Salt Lake Tribune .
The Washington Post
Symptoms of Benghazi Syndrome
The American Psychiatric Association's latest handbook - the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders - is about to be published.
Media Matters for America
Climate Change, "Happy Plants," And False Balance
Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere passed 400 parts per million on Thursday for the first time in human history.
Why Calls for Impeachment of Obama Are Inevitable
Could what happened in Benghazi lead to an impeachment of the president? Based on existing evidence it could - largely because impeachment and allegations of misbehavior have become the Godwin's Law of national politics.
Sun May 12, 2013
Impeachy Not-So-Keen: Sen. Susan Collins Also Doesn't See Impeachment Over Benghazi
Senator James Inhofe procured a significant amount of ink this week by raising the specter of impeachment, but even President Obama 's most vociferous critic on the issue of Benghazi is saying that the "i-word" should not apply here .
John McCain Refuses To Back Impeaching Obama Over Benghazi
As Republicans are increasingly calling the Obama administration's response to the Benghazi attacks a cover-up worse than Watergate and even floating impeachment , Sen.
Fri May 10, 2013
Maddow Relentlessly Skewers GOP's 'Impeach Obama For...
Amid the news cycle surrounding Benghazi, there's been a bit of chatter about what some may call the "i-word." Meaning: impeachment.
Kerry: Benghazi turning into 'a pure, prolonged, political process'
Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday bemoaned the ongoing controversy and investigation into the attacks that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans in Libya.
GOP Sen. Inhofe: Obama could be impeached over Benghazi 'cover-up'
Sen. James Inhofe suggested that President Obama could be impeached over what he alleged was a White House cover-up after last year's attack in Benghazi, Libya.
Senator says military plagued by sexual assaults The sexual battery...
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich., left, speaks with Secretary of the Air Force Michael B. Donley, right, as the panel hears from top officials of the Air Force during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
Thu May 09, 2013
Congress delay leaves farmers uncertain
While many farmers are hurrying to meet today's deadline for an oil spill containment plan as required by EPA regulations, an air of indecision lingers as Congress has delayed the U.S. EPA's ability to enforce the regulation.
Right Wing News
Senator James Inhofe: The Obama Administration Is Intentionally Trying To Dry Up The Ammo Supply
It had never occurred to me that the Obama Administration might be trying to buy so much ammo that it dried up the supply until it could get gun control passed because it's incredibly expensive, wasteful, poor governance and completely unfeasible over the long haul.
Senate agrees to amendments to water bill, including help to small communities
Sen. James Inhofe introduced one of the amendments, which would give communities with populations smaller than 25,000 people additional help in developing rural water infrastructure projects.