Eight years after the war in Afghanistan began on October 7, 2001, in response to the September 11 attacks, President Obama is busy consulting with his national security team to assess our presence there.
As if the leftist group didn't have enough problems, the embezzlement that nearly crushed ACORN a few years back is much worse than anyone thought. Louisiana's attorney general, Buddy Caldwell, says the figure is $5 million, not just under $1 million as previously thought.
Some people in and around the "Swampland" of Washington politics seem to be trying awfully hard to get former Senate Majority Leader and heart surgeon Bill Frist on record as endorsing a Democratic plan for healthcare reform.
House Minority Leader John Boehner has accused President Obama of circumventing and subverting the Constitution by appointing more than 30 "czars" to oversee government operations from newly created positions, most of them not subject to Senate confirmation.