Author Archives: BluePhoenix

The Innocent Have Nothing To Fear…Right?

Wrong. A Homeland Security Department spokesman was held Wednesday on felony charges of sexually preying on a detective posing as a 14-year-old girl through explicit online conversations. He was quickly suspended without pay from one of the nation’s top crime-fighting … Continue reading

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The Weekly Google: The UEA port deal

Welcome to Bizarro World: as Iraq melts down in the wake of the Shi’a shrine bombing, Bush’s top priority appears to be making sure that some of Osama bin Laden’s best friends are given the keys to America’s ports: From … Continue reading

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The Week In Googling: The Governator

Well, the Daily Google was a wonderful idea, but given my (non-)copious free time, it was a bit…overly ambitious, shall we say. Therefore, this article series is now called the Weekly Google, and hopefully, it will be a bit more … Continue reading

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Bush to propose cutting Guard and Reserves

Um, I thought we were at war: President Bush will use his new budget to propose cutting the size of the Army Reserve to its lowest level in three decades and stripping up to $4 billion next year from two … Continue reading

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Feinstein supports filibuster!

Thank you Senator Feinstein! The last two days have been amazing. Early Thursday afternoon, we broke the news that Senator John Kerry would lead a filibuster against Judge Sam Alito if he could get 41 Senators to sustain the filibuster. … Continue reading

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Liberty and Justice for all

Greetings, and welcome to the East Valley Democratic Club’s blog. Here, we fight for our basic rights and liberties in the face of an increasingly authoritarian administration in Washington and the vapid Governator here at home. Fighting words? You bet. … Continue reading

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