Obama: $70M in new military aid to Israel

ShareThis Obama: $ 70M in new military aid to Israel 27 Jul 2012 President Obama said today that the United States is giving $ 70 million more in military aid to Israel, just as Republican opponent Mitt Romney prepares to visit the nation. The money will help Israel speed up production of a missile-defense system […]

US Senate blocks bid to restore $4.5 billion for food aid

ShareThis US Senate blocks bid to restore $ 4.5 billion for food aid 20 Jun 2012 The US Senate has overwhelmingly rejected a bid to preserve some $ 4.5 billion in food stamps funding, as part of the massive farm bill. The request to keep that spending in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), or […]

Greece Races as Cash Dwindles With Europe Seeking Austerity

ShareThis Greece Races as Cash Dwindles With Europe Seeking Austerity 18 Jun 2012 Greece’s two traditional political rivals are in a race to forge an unprecedented coalition as the state’s cash dwindles, bank deposits flee and Europe demands renewed austerity pledges before releasing more emergency aid. Greece will run out of money in mid-July, the […]

Corporate Controlled Media Mischaracterizes Ron Paul Over FEMA Tornado Victims Story

The Intel Hub | The corporate controlled mocking bird media has once again mischaracterized Ron Paul, this time during the most important week in his presidential campaign history. The corporate media (which in the past has publicly stated their fear of an America with Ron Paul as president) has attempted to further smear his campaign […]

Rand Paul says tea party and father still a factor

By Scott Wartman, nky.com ALEXANDRIA–U.S. Sen. Rand Paul looked out at the 200 people assembled in a gymnasium in Alexandria and said the tea party might play just as big of a role this election as it did two years ago. “I think you are being effective,” Paul said. “The question I got nationally about […]

Rand Paul says tea party and father still a factor

By Scott Wartman, nky.com ALEXANDRIA–U.S. Sen. Rand Paul looked out at the 200 people assembled in a gymnasium in Alexandria and said the tea party might play just as big of a role this election as it did two years ago. “I think you are being effective,” Paul said. “The question I got nationally about […]

Brutal Bahraini State Terror

The Intel Hub By Stephen Lendman February 26, 2012 For over a year, Saudi and Al-Khalifa monarchy security forces terrorized nonviolent protesters. Thousands braved tear gas, beatings, rubber bullets, live fire, arrests, torture and disappearances. Washington’s very much involved. Bahrain’s the home of America’s Fifth Fleet. Millions of dollars in aid’s provided. So are weapons, […]

‘Friends of Syria’ mull UN peacekeeping mission during conference on crisis

As diplomats from some seventy nations huddled in Tunisia Friday to discuss the Syrian crisis, they had two objectives: to demand an immediate cessation of violence in Syria and to call on authorities in that country to allow humanitarian aid to be delivered to cities under siege from Bashar al-Assad’s security forces. A draft communique […]

Christie’s $32.1 Billion Budget Counts on Rising Tax Revenue

By Terrence Dopp, BusinessWeek.com New Jersey Governor Chris Christie proposed a $ 32.1 billion spending plan, the biggest in five years, that counts on tax revenue increasing the most since before the recession began. The budget, which is $ 2.4 billion more than the plan enacted last year, would reduce income and business taxes while […]

Obama Sold Israel Bunker-Buster Bombs

ShareThis Obama Sold Israel Bunker-Buster Bombs 23 Sep 2011 While publicly pressuring Israel to make deeper concessions to the Palestinians, President Obama has secretly authorized significant new aid to the Israeli military that includes the sale of 55 deep-penetrating bombs known as bunker busters, Newsweek has learned. U.S. and Israeli officials tell Newsweek that the […]