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Maddow says ‘no’ to Senate bid

Rachel Maddow told NBC’s David Gregory that she wouldn’t make a good senator. This video is from NBC’s Meet the Press, broadcast Oct. 4, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Graham: Send more troops to Afghanistan or face more attacks

Sen. Lindsey Graham warned that more US soldiers would die if President Barack Obama doesn’t approve a surge of troops in Afghanistan. “The one thing I can tell you, if we don’t add more troops, you’re going to see more of what happened yesterday,” Graham told Fox News’ Bret Baier…

Cokie Roberts on Polanski: ‘Take him out and shoot him’

ABC’s Cokie Roberts disagrees with celebrities who have called for charges against Roman Polanski to be dropped. “Roman Polanski is a criminal,” Roberts said Sunday. “He raped and drugged and raped and sodomized a child. And then was a fugitive from justice. As far as I’m concerned, just take him…

Kyl refuses to defend Ensign; Boxer acknowledges investigation

The New York Times revealed that Sen. John Ensign may have ignored laws when giving preferential treatment to a lobbyist that was the husband of his former lover. Fellow Republican Senator Jon Kyl refused to defend Ensign when given a chance Sunday. Sen. Barbara Boxer confirmed that the Senate Ethic…

Graham: Beck ‘doesn’t represent the Republican Party’

Fox News’ Bret Baier asked Sen. Lindsey Graham to elaborate on his opinion that Glenn Beck is a “cynic” Sunday. “What I am saying, he doesn’t represent the Republican Party,” said Graham. “But at the end of the day, when a person says he represents conservatism and that the country’s…

Kristol ‘amused’ by Chicago’s lost Olympic bid

Like many conservatives, The Weekly Standard‘s Bill Kristol seems delighted that President’s Barack Obama’s attempt to bring the Olympics to Chicago failed. “You couldn’t help but be amused by it,” Kristol said on Fox Sunday. Kristol’s publication, The Weekly Standard, reported cheers in their newsroom when it was announced that…

Graham: Don’t leave attack on Iran to Israel

Sen. Lindsey Graham believes the US should shoulder the responsibility of attacking Iran if an attack is necessary. An attack by the US is preferable to an an attack by Israel, according to Graham. “I think an Israeli attack on Iran is a nightmare for the world, because it will…

Grayson to GOP: ‘You are a lie factory’

Republicans have called on Rep. Alan Grayson to apologize for saying they want people to “die quickly” but Grayson isn’t backing down. MSNBC’s Ed Schultz discussed Republican attacks with Grayson Thursday. SCHULTZ: Congressman, I’m sure you’re aware how they’re pushing back on you. The national Republican campaign has said this…

O’Reilly suggests Franken elected due to ACORN voter fraud

ACORN has registered thousands of voters but has never been linked to cases of voter fraud. But that didn’t stop Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly from suggesting that Sen. Al Franken won due to fraud by voters registered by ACORN. This video is from Fox News’ The O’Reilly Factor, broadcast Oct.…

Pawlenty hired swiftboating, phone-jamming, race-baiting team

Rachel Maddow wonders at reports that Tim Pawlenty is building his 2012 campaign team with a disgraced Republican activist and a disgraced former Bush official. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Oct. 1, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

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