In the typical Bush administration fashion of using terroristic politics while trying to portray Congressional Democrats as being soft on the war on terror, Republicans from the House and the Senate, ‘Justice’ department officials and the president himself — the usual players — threatened the loss of American lives if the ‘Protect America Act’ expires because our ‘security professionals’ would be rendered powerless.
You know. The usual lies and broken record BS about the world coming to an end.
It’s not working. Congressional Democratic leaders stood firm and called his bluff. Expiration of the bill would make Bush responsible.
Below is the latest Special Comment from Countdown with Keith Olbermann. Video of his special comment can be found on MSNBC, AlterNet, After Downing Street, You Tube, Crooks and Liars, The Raw Story or Fire Dog Lake: