Canada poised to outflank Obama on Keystone XL dithering

By John Ruberry President Obama may soon find out what how it feels to be un-upped by Canada in a hockey-style shootout. Since his inauguration nearly six years ago, Obama has been dragging his feet in regards to approving the Keystone XL pipeline. The proposed pipeline will bring much-needed petroleum from our friends in Alberta … Continue reading Canada poised to outflank Obama on Keystone XL dithering

With Iraq on fire, Obama must finally approve Keystone XL

By John Ruberry For over five years President Obama has been dithering in regards to building the Keystone XL pipeline, which if constructed, will bring petroleum from the oil sands in western Canada to America's heartland. Over in Iraq, Obama is utilizing token measures in an attempt to slow the terror group ISIS and to … Continue reading With Iraq on fire, Obama must finally approve Keystone XL

America–and Obama needs a Kurt Wismach moment

By John Ruberry When President Obama give a public speech before a large crowd, his operatives pack the house with loyalists and sycophants. Such was the case in Kansas City with an Obama address last week that was in all effects a political rally, as are most of the president's speeches. But one woman who didn't fit … Continue reading America–and Obama needs a Kurt Wismach moment

Obama Delays Keystone, Secures his Base

If you do everything, you'll win Lyndon Johnson Yesterday on the Keystone pipeline Barack Obama administration decided once again to vote present Once again, the Obama administration has pushed back a final decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. The delay could push the final determination until after the November midterm elections. Politico opined on … Continue reading Obama Delays Keystone, Secures his Base

The Huffington Post and Bev Perdue get it

One of the first rules of politics is you don't have to fight back against ineffective attacks. Well it looks like the Huffpo has decided that Mark Oxner's attack in Florida 27 needs to be countered (all emphasis mine): Mark Oxner, GOP Congressional Candidate, Releases Bizarre Ad /em> We've seen a lot of weird ads … Continue reading The Huffington Post and Bev Perdue get it