Elizabeth Warren

Confirmed – Elizabeth Warren identified as Native American

Confirmed – Elizabeth Warren identified as Native American

Democratic Senate Candidate Elizabeth Warren has been all over the newspapers the past several days after a revelation that Harvard Law School identified her as a Native American faculty member in the mid-1990s.  The claim to Native American status came as a shock to the media and the Scott Brown campaign. Warren contends that she was unaware of the designation by HLS, and that it played no role in her […]

Tea Party vs Occupy Movement – Boston Herald’s Confusing Take

Tea Party vs Occupy Movement – Boston Herald’s Confusing Take

By Edmund Jenks, West Coast Editor, Politisite Over the weekend, the Boston Herald posted an article that tried to make the case of commonality between the Tea Party Movement and the Occupy (wherever) Movement. The proposition that the article tried to make from a national poll with 1,005 American adults (no background on demographic … assume random) was that people were becoming tired of public political activism. While the title […]

STATEMENT OF OBAMA ADMINISTRATION POLICY – H.R. 1315 – Consumer Financial Protection Safety and  Soundness Improvement Act of 2011

STATEMENT OF OBAMA ADMINISTRATION POLICY – H.R. 1315 – Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011

H.R. 1315 – Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011 (Rep. Duffy, R-WI, and 4 cosponsors) The Administration strongly opposes House passage of the Rules Committee Print of H.R. 1315 because it would amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in a manner that would expose American consumers and the Nation’s economy to the same risks that led to the 2008 financial crisis.    […]

One letter mistake by NBC owned @BreakingNews Sparks speculation on what Obama would say during his ‘Personal’ statement on Monday

One letter mistake by NBC owned @BreakingNews Sparks speculation on what Obama would say during his ‘Personal’ statement on Monday

No President obama is NOT stepping down from office.  Nor is he not seeking a second term for office.  The White House put out its daily schedule and it said, ” THE PRESIDENT makes a personnel announcement”.  But the Twitter account @breakingNews tweeted that, “the President will make a personal announcement”.   Politisite posts the White House schedule each day and was used to correct many on Twitter who were either […]

Senate likely to block Obama recess appointments over July 4th break

Senate likely to block Obama recess appointments over July 4th break

President Obama will likely be blocked from making recess appointments over next week’s July 4th break, according to Republican Senate sources. The Senate is likely to hold so-called “pro forma” sessions at least every three days over the holiday week, thus preventing Obama from making any such appointments during the period, according to the sources. Republicans forced Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to take a similar action over Memorial Day […]

Video – Chairman McHenry Calls Elizabeth Warren a Liar at Subcommittee Hearing

Video – Chairman McHenry Calls Elizabeth Warren a Liar at Subcommittee Hearing

On Tuesday, May 24th 2011, during a hearing in a House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee, Chairman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) ended the hearing by calling Elizabeth Warren a liar. It was a messy and confusing ending for all watching. Warren had stated that the Chairman’s staff and her, after a late-night, last-minute schedule change, had agreed to let her leave by 2:15 to meet other obligations. You can see the […]