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George W Bush

Conservatives Vent About President’s Moves, Future Spending

    Conservatives Vent About President’s Moves, Future Spending December 10, 2003 WASHINGTON — President Bush is a “fraud” and a “disaster.” He’s betraying the Reagan Revolution. He has turned the Republican Party into the “the new welfare state party.” Those are Republicans talking. And that rage from Republicans who favor small government and fiscal […]

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A Third Have Not Filed For 9/11 Fund by Jennifer Lin

  A Third Have Not Filed For 9/11 Fund by Jennifer Lin, Philadelphia Inquirer, December 3, 2003 With less than three weeks until a deadline for federal compensation for September 11 victims, a third of the eligible families have yet to file claims with the federal government. Kenneth Feinberg, administrator of the Sept. 11 Victim […]

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Court Grants Prisoners Access To Lawyers by Larry Neumeister

    Court Grants Prisoners Access To Lawyers Court Rules U.S. Military Can’t Indefinitely Hold Prisoners Without Access to Lawyers, Courts by Larry Neumeister, Associated Press, December 18, 2003 SAN FRANCISCO — In twin setbacks for the Bush administration’s war on terror, federal appeals courts on opposite coasts ruled Thursday that the U.S. military cannot […]

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Ellen M. Mariani (911 Widow) Open Letter To The President Of The United States

    Ellen M. Mariani (911 Widow) Open Letter To The President Of The United States November 27, 2003   Mr. Bush, This ”open letter” is coming from my heart. I want you to know that I am neither a Republican nor a Democrat and that this is not an attempt to ”bash the Government”. […]

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Baker Takes The Loaf by Greg Palast

    Baker Takes The Loaf President’s Business Partner Slices Up Iraq by Greg Palast, GregPalast.com, December 8, 2003 Well, ho ho ho! It’s an early Christmas for James Baker III. All year the elves at his law firm, Baker Botts of Texas, have been working day and night to prevent the families of the […]

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They Got The Wrong Guy by John Kaminski

    They Got The Wrong Guy Bush Is The Real Criminal, Not Saddam by John Kaminski, [email protected], December 15, 2003 War is peace, Orwell said. It has never been clearer than now. The theatrical apprehension of fallen Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein from his pathetic hole in the dirt is a prima facie example of […]

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Turkeys On The Moon by Michael Moore

    Turkeys On The Moon by Michael Moore, December 8, 2003 Dear Mr. Bush, Well, it’s going on two weeks now since your surprise visit to one of the two countries you now run and, I have to say, I’m still warmed by the gesture. Man, take me along next time! I understand only […]

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911 Attacks

Kean On 911: ‘Not Something That Had To Happen’

  Kean On 9/11: ‘Not Something That Had To Happen’ by Robert Cohen, Star-Ledger, December 17, 2003 Washington — The chairman of the national commission investigating the 9/11 terrorist attacks said last night the tragedy did not have to occur, and that the panel’s report next year will spell out what might have been done […]

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9/11 Chair: Attack Was Preventable

  9/11 Chair: Attack Was Preventable by Randall Pinkston, CBS News, December 17, 2003   For the first time, the chairman of the independent commission investigating the Sept. 11 attacks is saying publicly that 9/11 could have and should have been prevented, reports CBS News Correspondent Randall Pinkston. “This is a very, very important part […]

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Rockers Unite To Oust Bush by Damien Cave

  Rockers Unite To Oust Bush Moby, Springsteen, Matthews Ask Fans To “Get Involved” by Damien Cave, RollingStone.com, November 26, 2003 Bruce Springsteen told a crowd of 50,000 New Yorkers on October 4th to “shout a little louder if you want the president impeached.” Two weeks later, John Mellencamp posted an open letter to America […]