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Ron Paul: U.S. involvement in Libya was still a mistake

Ron Paul: U.S. involvement in Libya was still a mistake

Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul said Sunday the apparent overthrow of Moammar Gadhafi’s regime in Libya does not justify U.S. involvement there and may end up delivering al-Qaida what he called “another prize.” The Texas congressman has made his mark in the presidential race as a strict libertarian who would scale back the role of […]

Powell: Cheney takes ‘cheap shots’ in book

Powell: Cheney takes ‘cheap shots’ in book

Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney‘s new book levels “cheap shots” at colleagues and mischaracterizes events, ex-Secretary of State Colin Powell said on Sunday. Powell, whose disagreements with Cheney on issues such as Iraq have been well known for years, said President George W. Bush‘s national security team did not function smoothly and that he […]

Voters are mad as hell at Congress

Voters are mad as hell at Congress

Memo to Congress: The American public is mad at hell and a lot of that anger is directed at Capitol Hill. The same goes for the tea party. A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds a whopping 87 percent of Americans disapprove of Congress and much of that anger is directed at Republicans and the phony […]

Rick Perry on Washington: ‘A seedy place’

Rick Perry on Washington: ‘A seedy place’

Washington, current GOP Presidential frontrunner Rick Perry says, is a “seedy place” and needs his “plain speaking” style to clean things up. That’s what the Texas governor told radio host Laura Ingraham Friday. “Look, I am not an establishment figure — never have been and frankly I don’t want to be. I dislike Washington. I […]