I was stunned when I read this! I’m a retired service member who has not had so much as a parking ticket and the Army and Marines would rather have felons occupying their ranks? I feel like I wasted 20 years of my life, check this out:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President George W. Bush, seeking a Middle East peace legacy that eluded his predecessors, said on Tuesday he is still hopeful an Israeli-Palestinian deal can be reached before he leaves office in January.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A plan to require the U.S. government to stop filling the nation’s emergency crude oil stockpile until prices drop has enough votes in the U.S. Senate to overcome a likely presidential veto, a Democratic lawmaker said on Tuesday.
WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Democratic Sen. Barack Obama strongly denounced his former pastor on Tuesday, saying he was outraged by assertions made by Rev. Jeremiah Wright about the U.S. government and race that have disrupted Obama’s presidential campaign.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — He’s confident and competitive. Superstitious and silly. Admits his mistakes. Shares credit. Always in control. That’s Barack Obama on the basketball court, the hardwood hideaway that helped him adjust to a white world as a racially mixed teenager – and now stands as a sweaty platform for his Democratic presidential campaign….