Lew Doesn’t Know Budgets

President Obama’s current chief of staff and former director of the Office of Management and Budget, Jack Lew, does not know how many votes it takes to pass a budget in the United State Senate, judging by interviews Sunday. Lew made a series of factual blunders on the Sunday talk show circuit.

Koch Industries to Obama: We’re Not Gonna Take It

The president and COO of Government and Public Affairs for Koch Companies Public Sector LLC responded to harsh Democratic attacks on Koch Industries in a statement Friday, Politico reports: Philip Ellender, president and COO of Government and Public Affairs for Koch Companies Public Sector LLC said in the statement: “Apparently, the President and his allies do …

Occupy Protester Trashes U.S. President on Iranian Press TV

An Occupy protestor slammed President Obama for doing “absolutely nothing, zero, to help people who are under foreclosure.” “This is an outrage,” Mark Mason said during an interview on Iranian Press TV. “We’re all aware that this is an election year the presidency is up for election here in November. We’ve had Barack Obama president now …

House Report Slams Catch & Release Detainee Policy

The House Armed Services Committee’s investigative branch disclosed in a report yesterday that 27 percent of the 600 detainees who have been released from Gitmo, a U.S. detention center based in Cuba, have returned to their terrorist ways, raising questions about the Obama administration’s decision to potentially release several imprisoned Taliban fighters.

Chris Matthews Criticizes Romney for Not Being ‘One of Us,’ GOP for Saying Same of Obama

Chris Matthews criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney in a Friday appearance on Morning Joe as being out of touch with American values and emotions, saying, “He doesn’t seem to be one of us.” Matthews’ criticism of Romney comes just one day after he expressed outrage, on his own program, at Republicans who have portrayed …