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Ethics ‘Stain’: White House Altered Drilling Safety Report

November 10, 2010 politisite 0

The Interior Department‘s inspector general says the White House edited a drilling safety report in a way that made it falsely appear that scientists and experts supported the idea of the administration’s six-month ban on new drilling. The inspector general says the editing changes resulted “in the implication that the moratorium recommendation had been peer reviewed.” But it hadn’t been. The scientists were only asked to review new safety measures […]

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After Obama spends 1M on campaign trip, Democrats Deny Republicans Funding for Gulf Visit

July 1, 2010 politisite 0

From NOLA: House members who had planned to travel to Louisiana next week for a tour and meetings on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill being organized by Rep. Steve Scalise won’t be able to tap their member accounts to cover the costs, the Republican congressman said he was told Tuesday. The travel would appear to be to in the category of “general oversight” into an issue in which several […]

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After Obama spends 1M on campaign trip, Democrats Deny Republicans Funding for Gulf Visit

July 1, 2010 politisite 0

From NOLA: House members who had planned to travel to Louisiana next week for a tour and meetings on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill being organized by Rep. Steve Scalise won’t be able to tap their member accounts to cover the costs, the Republican congressman said he was told Tuesday. The travel would appear to be to in the category of “general oversight” into an issue in which several […]

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McChrystal out, Petraeus in

June 23, 2010 politisite 0

In an attempt to look like a strong tough President Obama fires (really accepted his resignation)  General McChrystal.  Obama’s PR team was obviously on board by having McChrystal come to the White House to divert attention from failures in the Gulf of Mexico. President Obama ousted his top commander in Afghanistan Wednesday after officials determined that comments he and his staff made in a Rolling Stone magazine article amounted to […]

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PR Disaster: White House Criticizes BP CEO Yachting photos while Obama takes weekend off to catch some Links

June 19, 2010 politisite 0

The Mainstream media shows it’s bias once again. In an interview with White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel on ABC program, “This Week” Emanuel tells BP CEO Tony Hayward: Stay out of PR as pictures arise of him in a Yacht race just a day after he was relieved from the Oil Spill response. Comparatively, The POTUS, who said he would not rest until the oil spill was contained, is catching some Links with little criticism from the Media

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Obama not resting until Oil Spill contained, takes in a Ball Game to see White Sox take on Washington Nats pitching star

June 18, 2010 politisite 0

Surprised the Mainstream Media makes no value judgments on President Obama attending a Baseball game with his Chicago White Sox Playing the Washington Nationals Pitcher Strasburg.  President Bush was out right ridiculed for Playing Golf during his presidency. Bush stopped playing due to the criticism… But since the Biased media hasn’t lashed out at the current President, Obama seems justified to Watch a Baseball game after vowing to not rest […]

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Obama address Light and Crude on details for Gulf crisis

June 15, 2010 politisite 0

Portraying the BP oil spill in warrior terms as a “siege” to be fought on the Gulf of Mexico, President Obama offered a general plan with few new specifics for the battle. In his first Oval Office address, Obama detailed his administration’s response to the disaster, much of it already in place, and called for the passage of comprehensive energy legislation. “Make no mistake:We will fight this spill with everything […]

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Obama Sings 'Kick Ass' Song

June 11, 2010 politisite 0

The folks at Auto-tune the News have done it again, this time putting President Obama’s “Whose ass to kick” interview with NBC’s Matt Lauer to a hip-hop melody (h/t Right Scoop). Enjoy! via Friday Night Funnies: Obama Sings ‘Kick Ass’ Song | NewsBusters.org. I talk to the experts So I know whose ass to kick So I know whose ass to ki-i-ick So I–So I know whose ass to kick […]

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Poll: Government response to oil spill is Obama's Katrina

June 7, 2010 politisite 0

Americans view the government’s response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill more unfavorably than its response to Hurricane Katrina in 2005, a new poll found Monday. A new ABC/Washington Post poll released this afternoon shows wide margins of disapproval for both BP and the federal government in their response to a leaking pipeline that has spilled thousands of gallons of oil into the Gulf for more than a month. […]

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Gulf oil spill: Worst-case scenario

May 2, 2010 politisite 0

Conspiracy theories are flying about the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig explosion from Eco-terrorists, North Korea Torpedo,  Middle East terrorists, all the way to the White House media black out and the sending of SWAT teams to other oil rigs.  With all the events in the last 24 hours.. one begins to wonder.  One reader even gave an April Time line: April – Second drilling rig overturns, LA April – Firefighters […]