Monthly Archives: September 2009

What happened to the debate on elder care and long term care?

  Have you noticed lately that it’s no longer a question of what the American people want in their health care system?  It’s all about what a relatively small group of Americans who were supposedly elected to represent the American people … Continue reading

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It’s time to strike Iran

It is time that Iran meets the military option. The days of diplomacy and sanctions have proven a failure and are over. Iran has no boundaries to its aggressive behavior. The timing for a military strike on Iran comes at a extremely difficult time. … Continue reading

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It’s time for the military option in Iran

  Newest revelations regarding the clandestine nuclear enrichment facility in Iran, and medium and long range missile tests, mean it’s time to turn hawkish on the Iranian regime. To the dovish comment by Defense Secretary Gates, that the military option "will only … Continue reading

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Afghanistan/Pakistan is no Vietnam

  The Las Vegas Sun ran a commentary by Frank Rich in Sunday’s edition headlined " For Obama, Lessons in Disaster."   This journalistic piece by Frank Rich explores the anachronistic comparison of Afghanistan with Vietnam. This is a favorite pass … Continue reading

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The peace in Afghanistan is worth the war effort

David Brooks OP-ED in the Sun’s Sunday paper headlined "Peace in Afghanistan is worth the war effort" is a  dramatically correct and powerful assessment of the need to win in Afghanistan, and not to fold and run home with our … Continue reading

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Lying about Obamacare

Your editorial in the Sunday Times: "Medicare scare-mongering" unleashes a tirade on Republicans for calling attention to the vast slashes in Medicare ( half a trillion dollars) to help defray the cost of a pig of a health care plan … Continue reading

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Decision Afghanistan!

Failure to re-define the primary mission in Afghanistan is the present factor delaying a decision to build up the U.S.forces in that war. The initial mission in September 2001 was clear. Drive the Taliban into the ground, and disrupt and destroy al Qaeda.  Today, eight … Continue reading

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Jihad and the Trojan Horse

As Obama’s administration refocuses America on domestic issues like "cap and trade" and health care reform, and away from national security and terrorism, our nation’s vulnerability increases to attacks by Islamic radicals both on our soil and in Afghanistan/Pakistan and Iraq .   The anti war,liberal forces … Continue reading

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Israel and Iran–Time is running out

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu used the podium at the United nations to chastise those nations who remained to listen to the ranting of Iranian President Amadinejad. A number of nations including the United States exited the United Nations forum when Amadinejab denied … Continue reading

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Obama’s naive world vision

President Obama’s unilateral give-a -ways, first Eastern European missile defenses and now, as proposed by President Obama at the United Nations, decreases in the U.S. nuclear weapons arsenal, are harbingers of a weakening American national security posture.   Liberal supporters of the President will hail … Continue reading

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