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Friday, August 24, 2007

He’s Back

posted by on August 24 at 10:50 AM


President Bush will be in town on Monday to raise money for eastside Republican Congressman Dave Reichert. A similar visit last year, in the run-up to the 2006 elections, ended up becoming a huge fund raising opportunity for Reichert’s Democratic opponent, Darcy Burner, who will be running against Reichert again in 2008.

With that in mind, the Burner campaign is trying to turn Monday’s visit from Bush into another chance to get local Democrats to rally around Burner.

To highlight Reichert’s staunch support of Bush and the Iraq war, the Burner campaign will be holding an online Town Hall Forum about Iraq. The pitch, from Ambassador Joseph Wilson:

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OOOOH, I want to go hold up a sign for GW!!!

Where will he be?

Posted by monkey | August 24, 2007 11:28 AM

Are any local groups organizing a protest against Dear Leader?

Posted by Original Andrew | August 24, 2007 11:51 AM

the big question - is the murdering narcissist travelling from boeing field to bellevue by helicoptor or by motorcade?

if the latter, what route will he take? i-90 would be my guess.

will the AHJ allow us little people to hang "you fucking suck" signs off any & every overpass along the route, and toss eggs down on his armored SUV?

my guess would be no.

Posted by maxsolomon | August 24, 2007 12:04 PM

It is rather appalling for Ms. Burner to resurrect Joe Wilson for support. His only claim to fame is that he complained to the New York Times about that there were no uranium deals in Niger involving Saddam yet his OWN report did not reach that conclusion but left it ambiguous. Hes married to a limelight seeking former CIA agent whose covert status was always in doubt since they were to toast of Washington D.C. social circles and everyone knew their positions then they moved to Santa Fe only to infect that poor town with yet more elitist snobbery.

Its also appalling that Ms. Burner is going after the Reichert with same tired old arguments about the Iraq war, when in the final analysis is that no reasonable congressperson wants to leave that country hanging and become even a greater cesspool for terrorists. Ms Burner has no clear thinking whatsoever about anything. Please have pity on her.

Posted by Gratuitous Reichert-Bashing and Bush-Bashing Alert Service | August 24, 2007 12:21 PM

Will Jane Hague and Bush being exchanging tales of their drunk driving adventures?

Posted by DOUG. | August 24, 2007 12:53 PM

yeah, Bill-O, and Rush have been gibber-jabbering on about those very same things, for like forever now.

Sweet Jeebus man, at least try a thought of your own once, just give a shot, it'll be okay.

Posted by Gratuitous Right Wing Talking Point Alert | August 24, 2007 2:56 PM

For Original Andrew (2) and everyone else,


Join us for a Potluck to
protest Bush coming to Bellevue &
Honor SENATOR ERIC OEMIG, author of our Impeachment Resolution.
When: 6 p.m. Aug 27th

Where: Laurel Park Clubhouse, 11012 N.E. 68th Street, Kirkland, WA

Please bring a dish or drink to share.

For questions or directions, call Nancy Rising (425) 827-9181 or

Posted by Liz Koch | August 24, 2007 3:07 PM

we should just tomato all politicians who try to thrust with the adeptness of a virgin 25 year old man for support. none of them will ever ACTUALLY represent my values, or anyone else's, so fuck 'em all.

Posted by frequency ass bandit | August 24, 2007 3:46 PM

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