April 23, 2010 Archives

April 23, 2010 Archives

AZ Governor Announces She Will Sign Immigration Bill Into Law

Gov. Jan Brewer (R-AZ) announces she will sign Arizona Senate Bill 1070 into law.

SEC Inspector General Will Probe Goldman Suit Timing

At Ranking Member Issa's request, the Securities and Exchange Commission Inspector General today confirmed that he will investigate the timing of the SEC's fraud charge against Goldman Sachs and whether it was coordinated with White House attempts at "financial reform."

AR-Sen: Lincoln Would Be "Proud" To Have Obama Campaign For Her

Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR) comments on the possibility of President Obama campaigning for her.

Obama: Arizona's Immigration Bill Is "Misguided"

AP: Obama says a failure to act will lead to more of what he called "misguided" efforts like an immigration bill in Arizona. If signed by the state's governor, the bill would require police to question people about their immigration status if there's reason to suspect they're in the country illegally.

AZ State Senator Clashes With MSNBC's Ratigan Over Equal Time Debating Immigration Bill

MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan threatens to throw off a guest who has a pro-immigration bill stance in Arizona after he is unable to get a word in. Transcript below. STATE SEN. FRANK ANTENORI (R-AZ): Am I going to get a chance to counter her or -- DYLAN RATIGAN, HOST: You're going to get a chance, I promise you're going to get a chance. No, no

Sebelius On Health Care Reform: "We Don't Know What It's Going To Cost"

Health & Human Services Secretary tells a congressional committee that she does not know how much health care reform will cost.

Obama Blames Media, Cable & Blogs For Inability To "Connect" With Americans

President Obama says criticism from blogs makes it difficult for him to connect with the American people.

Palin: E-Mail Hacker's Fate "Up To The Judge"

Sarah Palin has testified against a 22-year-old man charged with breaking into her e-mail account, saying later it's "up to the judge" to decide whether conviction should lead to prison.

"Relieved Of Duty": Specter Questions Sestak's Military Record

Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) defends his attack on Penn. Democratic Senate candidate Rep. Joe Sestak's military record. In an ad, Specter highlights Sestak was "relieved of duty" for "poor command climate." Sestak is a retired two-star Rear Admiral and the highest-ranking former military officer ever elected to Congress. His career in the military

Brown: "I Have To Work Twice As Hard" To Fill Kennedy's Shoes

Sen. Scott Brown talks to NBC's Jamie Gangel about the seat once held by Sen. Edward Kennedy.

Stossel Debunks Myths About Business

John Stossel on the perception of business in American society.

Matthews: Politics Shouldn't Be Prosecution

Chris Matthews explains why politicians shouldn't use negative ads during campaigns.

Gov. Chris Christie on Property Taxes, Teachers' Union

Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) argues teachers’ unions need to make sacrifices to help reduce the state’s budget.

Meek: "Charlie Crist Is Going To Do What's In The Best Interest Of Charlie Crist"

Rep. Kendrick Meek talks about the Florida Senate race and the possibility of Gov. Charlie Crist running as an independent.

Barney Frank Blames SEC Porn Scandal On Republicans

Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) discusses the SEC pornography scandal on MSNBC.

Cheney: Cursing At Leahy "Best Thing I Ever Did"

Former Vice President Dick Cheney says telling Sen. Patrick Leahy to go f*** himself was "sort of the best thing I ever did." Transcript below. DENNIS MILLER, HOST: By the way, I also want to thank you, on the list of things I feel I should thank you for, almost kicking Patrick Leahy's ass. Thank you very much. CHENEY: [laughing] MIL

Dodd To Bankers: "Your White Horse Is Dead"

CNBC: Insight on the President's push for support of the financial regulation reform bill from Wall Street, with Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT).

S.E.C. Employees' Porn Problem

An internal investigation found over 30 cases of S.E.C. employees downloading porn, including several extreme cases. Nancy Cordes reports.

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