The Brits busted Bush

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Weaponsgate is nothing more than a "witchhunt" by Democrats desperate to discredit a popular president. Or so Bush dittoheads argue. To be sure, Democrats are trying more…

Anatomy of a lie

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice insists neither she nor the president knew the CIA raised serious doubts about a nuke-weapons charge against Iraq in his last more…

Rumsfeld corrects
testimony - twice

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – In congressional testimony last week, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld swore repeatedly that he'd just "days" earlier learned that the uranium charge President Bush made against Iraq more…

U.S. miscalculations
left troops vulnerable

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – The Pentagon underestimated the number of military police and Arabic-speaking interrogators it would need to occupy Iraq, and the miscalculations have left U.S. troops there more more…

Study: Low teacher pay a myth

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – A new survey by the American Federation of Teachers says that despite recent gains, teachers are still underpaid. But a separate study by the Hoover Institution more…

FBI guide warns
of hidden knives

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON –Since the Sept. 11 hijackings, an FBI lab here has been compiling a database of easily concealable knives – including long, fixed blades hidden in canes, retractable more…

Marine general slams
'Chicken Little' news

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- A Marine general in Iraq ripped front-line journalists for "Chicken Little" coverage of the March invasion, and advised military leaders to "never forget how quickly the more…

Believing Boy Scout Bush

by Paul Sperry -- WHITE HOUSE MEMORANDUM TO: Coalition of the Willing to Continue Believing Me FROM: POTUS, Oval Office RE: War on Terrorism The following claims are true, for I am more…

Marine commander:
Human intel flawed

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- The U.S. "remained largely ignorant" about the intentions of Saddam Hussein's forces due to a "dearth" of human intelligence on the battlefield in Iraq, an internal more…