Michael Chertoff

Profits Over Airport Security?

Unlike Chris Matthews who wants to pretend this is not what goes on daily in D.C., Cenk Uygur goes through what is pretty much standard operating procedure in Washington; lobbyists influencing legislation, the revolving door between holding office

Rep. John Mica Pushes For TSA Privatization

No big surprise here. Republicans want to use the recent outrage over the aggressive screening tactics being used by the TSA at airports as an excuse to privatize it. As Steve Benen noted this weekend, that of course doesn't solve the problem and

Michael Chertoff's Conflict Of Interest

As Steve Benen points out, it seems Michael Chertoff along with The Washington Post are having some conflict of interest problems--PAGE 7 VS PAGE 15:

Sunday Talking Head Thread

(Photo of coffee in a "Rockwell International Missile Systems" cup via Zonk. Good one!) The Sunday Talking Head line-up is ready for the reading. Lot

Fighting Them Here Too

The American front on the "War on Terror" has taken some interesting turns this week, especially if you're the trainwreck that is Debbie

Mad TV

Bizzaro World photo-op. Behind the President is his failed Supreme court nomination-Harriet Miers. Next to her is Karl Rove, the man who might be i