Biden: Mubarak Not a Dictator, Protests Not Like Eastern Europe

THE HILL Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is not a dictator and shouldn’t step aside in the face of mounting protests against his nearly 30-year rule. Interviewed for PBS’s “Newshour,” Biden said that the democracy demonstrations that have sprung up in Egypt and Yemen since protests in Tunisia ousted […]


The Runaway General

ROLLING STONE RS 1108/1109 /On newsstands Friday, June 25. By Michael Hastings Stanley McChrystal, Obama’s top commander in Afghanistan, has seized control of the war by never taking his eye off the real enemy: The wimps in the White House By Michael Hastings ‘How’d I get screwed into going to this dinner?” demands Gen. Stanley […]


Franken and Biden

Franken: “I Deeply Appreciate” Opportunity To Meet With Biden By Eric Kleefeld May 6, 2009, TALKING POINTS MEMO The Franken campaign has released this statement on Al Franken’s meeting today at the White House with Vice President Biden: MINNEAPOLIS [05/06/09] – This afternoon, Senator-elect Al Franken visited the White House to meet with Vice President […]