Scratch Mike Huckabee's name from the list of potential Republican presidential nominees seeking to challenge President Obama.The former Arkansas governor and present-day Fox News Channel host said on his show on that cable outlet that he won't compete for the 2012 GOP presidential nomination.Huckab
Reports of the death of compromise in Washington are greatly exaggerated.That's one important message from the 11th-hour agreement that averted a partial shutdown of the federal government Friday night."No compromise" has been the rallying cry of the Tea Party movement.
President Obama's Monday night speech on Libya was probably as striking for what he didn't say as much as what he did say.For instance, he didn't offer details for how much longer the U.S. military will be actively involved in the effort.It's not hard to see why he'd avoid that one.
President Obama continues to have uncanny (read bad) karma when it comes to speeches about energy sources he wants to tap and subsequent disasters related to same.In February 2010, Obama gave a speech in Maryland about the need for renewable and non-fossil fuel sources of energy, including nuclear p