INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The nation’s system of public financing for presidential elections is “creaky” and needs to be updated, Sen. Barack Obama said Friday, offering another possible argument for not accepting taxpayer dollars to pay for his presidential campaign….
CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) – President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush reported taxable income of $719,274 for 2007 and paid $221,635 in federal income tax, the White House said on Friday.
The Screwing of an American Hero
In these troubled times, in one of our southern states, there lives a man. Male human beings are common. Men are not. Wherever we find testosterone undiluted by cowardice or dishonor, we should value that for the rare and incredibly precious treasure that it is.
WASHINGTON (AP) — For a generation that’s come of age with shows like “American Idol,” the idea of creating a countrywide political phenom from the ground up is right up their alley. And this year’s presidential election is giving them that chance….