→ Follow Nate Beeler on Twitter
→ Nate Beeler's Editorial Cartoons on Facebook
→ Get Nate Beeler's cartoons sent to Read More
“I worship the ground the Paul Ryan walks on,” Dick Cheney said yesterday at an energy event in Houston, “I hope he doesn’t run for president because that would ruin a good man who has a lot of work to do.”
Cheney's remarks seem to reflect his sense of humour, but they conflict with a lot of important conservative voices calling for Ryan to run. Read More
It's been reported that bin Laden was killed by SEAL Team Six, officially known as Naval Special Warfare Development Group or DevGru. Marc Ambinder has a good report that fills in some of the particulars: Read More
"The oil companies were allowed to craft energy policy with Dick Cheney in secret ... The industry got everything it wanted."
~Barack Obama, June 22, 2007 Read More
When a politician says, “I proposed this amendment without any disrespect to any member of this House,” you can bet that the opposite is true. And that’s just what Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., said when last week when he proposed cutting $15 million in federal funding from the Presidio Trust, which oversees the Presidio park here in San Francisco. (Note that Rep. Read More
SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA
Nearly one-third of the U.S. population today was born after Ronald Reagan left the White House. They'll never have any personal memory of Reagan, and millions more remember him just as the old guy who was president when they were little. Read More
Former Vice President Dick Cheney says Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak is a "good man" who has been "a good friend and ally of the United States."
"We need to remember that," Cheney said in remarks during an event in Santa Barbara, California Saturday to commemorate the 100th birthday of Ronald Reagan. Read More
he old Washington axiom that congressional staffers are often more powerful than their bosses will not apply to Marco Rubio and those who work for him. But, as the tremendous number of resumes submitted to his office suggests, Rubio’s staff will be important. And in a move that brings an end to what has been the source of growing speculation on Capitol Hill, Rubio has hired Cesar Conda as his chief of staff. Read More
Former Vice President Dick Cheney was interviewed on the Today Show this morning, and invariably he was asked about his ability to use technology.
"My three-year-old grandson was teaching me how to use an iPad the other day. To play games. “Angry Birds” or something like that." Cheney answered. Ding! The media bestows on you one point for digital ability! Read More
Once insurgent conservative Joe Miller knocked off moderate Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska's Senate primary, almost all Beltway Republicans lined up behind Miller. But thanks to Alaska's unique political culture, there is a small cadre -- mostly former staffers for Murkowski and other Alaska lawmakers -- supporting her quixotic write-in race for re-election. Read More