Month: June 2010

Yah. Right.

Democrats quietly cheer high court gun ruling For them, the court’s groundbreaking decision couldn’t have been more beneficial to the cause in November. Now, Democratic candidates across the map figure they have one less issue to worry about on the campaign trail. And they won’t have to defend Republican attacks over gun rights and an […]

Totally Disappointing

Amid crises, Obama declares war — on Arizona On June 3, the president, under criticism for refusing to meet or even talk to [Arizona Governor Jan] Brewer, reluctantly granted her an audience in the Oval Office. After the meeting, Brewer told reporters Obama pledged that administration officials would come to Arizona within two weeks with […]

F-15 Eagles to Boneyard

More than 100 Eagles — 112 — are headed to the boneyard, nearly half of 259 perfectly good aircraft that Defense Secretary Robert Gates wants to retire from service. The rest of the 500-plus planes in the fleet will be upgraded, but those being retired will not be replaced. from Air Force Times