Monthly Archives: September 2008

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“There’s A Hole In The Bucket, Dear Liza, Dear Liza…”

by Michael Solomon Only it is not a bucket, it is the U.S. economy. It has been said, the only two products you will ever need to fix anything are “Duct Tape” and “WD-40.” The bucket has been leaking since designer mortgages [My italics] were invented during the Clinton administration, which allowed low-income families to […]...
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Top Recipients of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Campaign Contributions, 1989-2008

Top Recipients of Fannie Mae and Freddie MacCampaign Contributions, 1989-2008 Name Office Party/State Total1. Dodd, Christopher J S D-CT $133,9002. Kerry, John S D-MA $111,0003. Obama, Barack S D-IL $105,8494. Clinton, Hillary S D-NY $75,5505. Kanjorski, Paul E H D-PA $65,5006. Bennett, Robert F S R-UT $61,4997. Johnson, Tim S D-SD $61,0008. Conrad, Kent S […]...
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Illegal Immigration and the Mortgage Mess

by Michelle Malkin The Mother of All Bailouts has many fathers. As panicked politicians prepare to fork over $1 trillion in taxpayer funding to rescue the financial industry, they’ve fingered regulation, deregulation, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the Community Reinvestment Act, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, both Bushes, greedy banks, greedy borrowers, greedy short-sellers and minority […]...
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Obama slips on TV: ‘My Muslim faith’

WND ELECTION 2008Presidential candidate drops line in interview discussing his belief Posted: September 07, 20083:42 pm Eastern By Aaron Klein¬© 2008 WorldNetDaily Slip of the tongue or momentary confusion? In a television interview today discussing his religion, Sen. Barack Obama stated, “My Muslim faith.” Obama, speaking to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on “This Week,” was talking […]...
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High-Stakes Trial Is Set Against Alleged Hamas Arm

By JOSH GERSTEIN, Staff Reporter of the Sun | September 15, 2008http://www.nysun.com/national/high-stakes-trial-is-set-against-alleged-hamas-arm/85825/ Prosecutors are set today to take a second run at convicting officers of a Texas-based charity that the government contends was a Hamas beachhead in America, the Holy Land Foundation for Relief and Development. Jury selection in the case against five former Holy […]...
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Barney Frank and the politics of family values

by Star Parkerwww.townhall.com Barney Frank isn’t just another liberal. And he is much more than just an openly gay congressman. He is a powerful legislator who happens to be chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. This makes Frank a central and influential player in government’s response to the current mortgage crisis that has rocked […]...