HotAir Daily Express 09/03/2013

Hot Air Daily Express

McCain: I won’t vote to authorize just a few limited strikes
9/3/2013 10:01:15 AM  Ed Morrissey
With most of Congress debating whether to authorize a very limited action against Syria and Bashar al-Assad, Senator John McCain told Today’s Savannah Guthrie that he’d vote against limited action.  The authorization for military force

US intelligence services keeping close eye on Pakistan
9/3/2013 9:21:44 AM  Ed Morrissey
In another chapter of Intelligence Surprises We Thought Everyone Already Knew, the Washington Post presents the latest analysis from the stolen summary of American intelligence purloined by Edward Snowden, which shows … we really don’t trust

Kerry: This is our Munich moment, or something
9/3/2013 8:41:48 AM  Ed Morrissey
Great news: the Nobel Peace Prize-winning President has sent his chief diplomat out to Capitol Hill to make the hard sell on war.  For the moment, John Kerry has his focus on Democrats, who aren’t exactly rushing to grant Barack Obama super war

Assad: My opposition is 80-90% Al-Qaeda terrorists
9/3/2013 8:01:25 AM  Ed Morrissey
Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad tried defending himself in an interview this weekend with French newspaper Le Figaro, picked up and translated by Buzzfeed’s Miriam Elder, by claiming to be fighting the same war as the US and the West.  His

DEA accesses Americans’ phone records dating back to …
9/2/2013 4:01:05 PM  Ed Morrissey
Where were you in 1987?  Gary Hart had to bail out of the 1988 presidential race after photos surfaced of Donna Rice sitting on his lap.  Oliver North admitted to shredding documents in the Iran-Contra scandal.  The Dow dropped 508 points and shocked

Video: World shocked that espionage agency conducts espionage
9/2/2013 2:01:57 PM  Ed Morrissey
In yet another revelation from the Edward Snowden cache, Glenn Greenwald told a Brazilian news show that the NSA successfully penetrated the communication of Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto’s e-mails before and after the e;ection, and also

Heartache: Unions still really, really frustrated with ObamaCare
9/2/2013 12:01:34 PM  Erika Johnsen
It’s no secret that major labor unions have been growing increasingly disillusioned with the health care overhaul for which they themselves relentlessly campaigned and helped to ensure passage. Their angst is due to a number of reasons but mainly