Tag: John Walsh

Desperate Montana Dems Try to Draft Jeff Bridges For Senate

Desperate Montana Dems Try to Draft Jeff Bridges For Senate

Now that a devastating plagiarism has caused Democrat John Walsh to drop out his bid to hold on to his U.S. Senate seat in Montana, desperate Democrats have started an online petition to draft Academy Award-winning actor Jeff Bridges. “He

Democrats Cursed With Flawed Candidates

Democrats Cursed With Flawed Candidates

On Thursday, Montana Sen. John Walsh announced he was dropping out of the race to succeed former Democrat Sen. Max Baucus. Walsh, the state’s former Lieutenant Governor, was appointed to complete Baucus’ term and was viewed as the Democrat’s best

Former Montana Gov. Schweitzer Says No To Senate Bid

Breitbart News dismissed it as all but laughable as speculated swirled around a possible Senate bid by former MT Gov. Brian Schweitzer in the event embattled John Walsh dropped out.  That analysis proved prescient. Now that Walsh has made his

Montana Democrat Senator Blames Plagiarism On PTSD

Montana Democrat Senator Blames Plagiarism On PTSD

After The New York Times caught newly appointed Sen. John Walsh (D-MT) plagiarizing in a Masters thesis, he has an easy explanation. Post Dramatic Stress Disorder.   “I don’t want to blame my mistake on PTSD, but I do want

HuffPo Writes Off Walsh in Montana Over Plagiarism Charge

Well, that didn’t take long. Although, to be fair, the Huffington Post turning so quickly on a military man isn’t exactly a shock. At this point, one has to wonder when the calls will begin for Walsh to withdraw.  Via

Did Walsh Mislead the NYT's on PTSD Treatment Issue?

An earlier New York Times item detailing a significant case of plagiarism by Senator John Walsh of Montana specifically claimed Walsh had not sought treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder after his service in Iraq. The aide said Mr. Walsh,

CNN Turns to Jesus, Mike Rowe

CNN Turns to Jesus, Mike Rowe

Jeff Zucker, president of left-wing CNN, announced Thursday that Jesus Christ and Mike Rowe will be part of a new CNN line-up, including a revamped primetime. But what is described as a new primetime line-up is really just a soup

'The Francis Effect': Who's Feeling It? Who Isn't?

'The Francis Effect': Who's Feeling It? Who Isn't?

It appears that the world loves Pope Francis, but American Catholics in particular are resistant to the harder teachings of the Church he heads, with a surge in Mass attendance overseas having yet to break on U.S. shores. You could

Montana Lt. Governor John Walsh to Replace Max Baucus in Senate

Montana Lt. Governor John Walsh to Replace Max Baucus in Senate

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s governor picked Lt. Gov. John Walsh on Friday to be interim U.S. senator, an appointment that could kick-start Walsh’s election campaign as Democrats seek to keep the seat — and control of the U.S. Senate

Journalist Smears Colorado Sec of State for Investigating Foreigners Voting

Journalist Smears Colorado Sec of State for Investigating Foreigners Voting

Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler was responsible for exposing155 foreigners who possibly voted in U.S. elections, constituting a crime. However, a reporter from a local TV station,Eli Stokols, sourced a left-of-center political analyst forthe story rather than simply reporting

Van maker backed by Energy Dept. loans shuts down

Van maker backed by Energy Dept. loans shuts down

(AP) Van maker backed by Energy Dept. loans shuts downBy MATTHEW DALYAssociated PressWASHINGTONA Michigan company that received a $50 million federal loan to make vans for the disabled has stopped production and laid off its 100 workers. Vehicle Production Group,

Cruz Beats Senate Gun Witnesses At Statistics Game

Cruz Beats Senate Gun Witnesses At Statistics Game

Senator Ted Cruz cornered United States’ attorney John Walsh with statistics concerning the effectiveness of the assault weapons ban in the early 1990s. Although both witnesses conceded that the ban did not have a statistical effect on gun crime, both

Colorado becomes second US state to legalize pot

Colorado becomes second US state to legalize pot

Colorado became the second US state to legalize marijuana for recreational use Monday, as its governor signed a voter-backed proposal into law. But justice officials warned that smoking pot for fun remains against federal law, reflecting the clouds around the

Mass. Democratic Chair Apologizes for Calling Scott Brown 'Honorary Girl'

Mass. Democratic Chair Apologizes for Calling Scott Brown 'Honorary Girl'

John Walsh, the Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party, apologized Monday for remarks he made disparaging Senator Scott Brown at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.  Speaking at a delegate breakfast, Walsh called Republican Senator Scott Brown an “honorary girl.” According

Good For the Emmys: Organizers to Honor John Walsh

Reuters: “America’s Most Wanted” host John Walsh, whose TV crime show has helped police capture 1,500 fugitives and find 50 missing children since 1988, is being given an honorary award from organizers of the Emmys. The Academy of Television Arts

"America's Most Wanted" Saved?

AMW has contributed to over 1,100 captures and saved scores of missing children in the twenty-plus years its been on air. The show was remarkable in that it was the first of its kind to use mass media and entertainment

Campaigns Start to Save 'America's Most Wanted'

Associated Press: RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Hours after “America’s Most Wanted” was canceled, a small, passionate campaign emerged online to save the Saturday night staple that allowed anyone with a television set to become part of a nationwide manhunt. The