Lieberman’s comments were in stark contrast to U.S. Army chief of staff George Casey, who told CNN he’s deeply worried “that the speculation could cause something that we don’t want to see happen.
Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan was attempting to make contact with an individual associated with al Qaeda, two American officials briefed on classified material in the case told ABC News. According to the officials, the Army was informed of Hasan's contact, but it is unclear what, if anything, the Army did in response. Rep. Peter Hoekstra (R-MI), the ranking Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, said that he requested the CIA and other intelligence agencies brief the committee on what was known, if anything, about Hasan by the
intelligence community, only to be refused. In response, Hoekstra issued a document preservation request to four intelligence agencies. The letter, dated November 7th, was sent to directors Dennis Blair (DNI), Robert Mueller (FBI), Lt. Gen Keith Alexander (NSA) and Leon Panetta (CIA). U.S.
But instead of a somber chief executive offering reassuring words and expressions of sympathy and compassion, viewers saw a wildly disconnected and inappropriately light president making introductory remarks. At the event, a Tribal Nations Conference hosted by the Department of Interior's Bureau of Indian affairs, the president thanked various staffers and offered a "shout-out" to "Dr. Joe Medicine Crow -- that Congressional Medal of Honor winner." Three minutes in, the president spoke about the shooting, in measured and appropriate terms. Who is advising him?
The government lied about inventing the HIV virus as a means of genocide against people of color. The government gives black people drugs, builds bigger prisons, passes a three-strikes law and then wants us to sing 'God Bless
.' No, no, no, g-d d--- America . G-d d--- America for treating our citizens as less than human. G-d d--- America . Mr. Wright called America the America of KKK-A and that it is … controlled by and run by rich white people. Racism is how this country was founded and how this country is still run. We believe in white supremacy and black inferiority and believe it more than we believe in god. And god has got to be sick of this sh-t! US
It sounds like he was trying to be provocative.
This is our moment, this is our time to turn the page on the policies of the past, to offer a new direction. We are fundamentally transforming the
. United States of America
I’ve never bought into these Malthusian, woe, Chicken Little, the earth is falling … I tend to be pretty optimistic.
Less than one month after taking office, we enacted the most sweeping recovery package in history, and we did so without any of the earmarks, pork-barrel projects that are usually accompanying these big -- these big bills.
Let me be clear. The United States government has no interest in running GM. We have no intention of running GM.
You know, it's -- frankly, it's not really something I've followed closely. I didn't even know that ACORN was getting a whole lot of federal money.
I will tax just the rich. I want to give a tax cut to the middle class.
The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse. James Madison [Part of speech at the Virginia Constitutional Convention,
December 2nd 1829]
Cherish, therefore, the spirit of the people, and keep alive their attention. Do not be too severe upon their errors, but reclaim them by enlightening them. If once they become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress, and Assemblies, Judges, and Governors, shall all become wolves. Thomas Jefferson
If you want to stop Obama's policies, start replacing senators and representatives in the US Congress. It has already begun with Senator Scott Brown. If politicians no longer listen or take Americans seriously, it is time for them to seek another career.