Daily Archives: December 19, 2006

Local Vote Embarrassing Iran President

TEHRAN, Iran — President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad suffered an embarrassing blow in local council races, according to partial election results Monday, in voting viewed as a sign of public discontent with his hard-line stance. The balloting represented a partial comeback for opponents of Ahmadinejad…

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Tony Snow: ‘We Will Win, We Have to Win’

Snow, asked Monday if Bush still believes the United States is winning, said, “I think at this point it ceases to be fruitful to jump into this.” He said that “we will win and we have to win.”

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Audio: Rush Limbaugh: Obama’s wife works closely with Wal-Mart

Her income coincidentally jumped when her husband [Barack Hussein Obama] was elected to the United States Senate… “She is on the board of Chicago company and its biggest customer is Wal-Mart, while her husband is out doing everything in the world along with the Democrats to destroy it. More hypocrisy,…

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Gates: Iraq Failure Would Be ‘Calamity’

Robert Gates assumed the helm at the Pentagon on Monday, warning in his first public remarks as defense secretary that failure in Iraq would be a “calamity” that would haunt the United States for years.
The former CIA chief pledged to give President Bush his honest advice on the costly and unpopular war, and said he would go to Iraq soon…

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