Marc Morano is the executive editor of Climate Depot and former climate researcher and communications director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee. He is involved in the AllPainNoGain petition effort.

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July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A prominent Democratic donor who was serving as the Bush administration's manager of a $350 million development project in Africa is out because of his failure to raise the required funds. Frank Savage is also one of several former Enron officials being sued by the U.S. Department of Labor for "failing to protect [Enron] workers" whose life savings evaporated in the accounting scandal that bankrupted the energy giant.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The liberal media watchdog group Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) has defended the authenticity of the CBS News "60 Minutes II" documents that were at the center of a news segment questioning President George Bush's service with the Texas Air National Guard in the early 1970s."The arguments I have seen for these documents being fake seem pretty thin," Jim Naureckas, editor of FAIR's bimonthly magazine "Extra," told CNSNews.com.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Manchester, N.H. (CNSNews.com) - President George W. Bush had competition -- none of it well known -- in Tuesday's little-mentioned New Hampshire Republican primary.This time, Bush coasted to an easy victory against a pack of thirteen relatively unknown challengers. With 222 of 301 precincts reporting, Bush had 86 percent of the vote, giving him all 32 of New Hampshire's delegates.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - For the first time in eight years, Jesse Jackson's Wall Street Project will not receive a donation from the New York Stock Exchange. And for the second year in a row, the Wall Street Project will not be holding its fundraising gala on the floor of the stock exchange. Jackson did use the NYSE floor for six consecutive years before being frozen out last year.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - John F. Kerry downplayed any threat posed by the communist government of North Vietnam in his 1971 book The New Soldier and instead charged that American soldiers "were killing women and children" and helping to create "a nation of refugees, bomb craters, amputees, orphans, widows, and prostitutes..." in Vietnam.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The man believed to be the source of the documents used in a CBS News report critical of President Bush, wrote a commentary in August for a left wing online journal in which he bragged that he had "reassembled" President Bush's National Guard files. At the conclusion of Bill Burkett's commentary, he also boasted that he had served as "one of the sources for information in the Michael Moore's film 'Farenheit 911.'" (sic)
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Manchester, N.H. (CNSNews.com) - Sen. John Kerry's decisive victory in the New Hampshire Democratic primary Tuesday night buoyed his supporters and delivered Howard Dean's candidacy another disappointing election night. Kerry's wife, Teresa Heinz Kerry, said that she felt the momentum shift in favor of her husband late last year."I knew in the beginning of December that we were going to do very well," Heinz Kerry told CNSNews.com following Kerry's victory speech in Manchester. Kerry received 39 percent of the vote, followed by Dean with 26 percent.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A conservative legal group has accused billionaire investor George Soros of violating federal election law.The National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) on Tuesday filed a 41-page complaint against Soros with the Federal Election Commission, alleging "extensive apparent violations of the Federal Election Campaign Act."
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry has denied ever accusing American troops of committing war crimes in Vietnam. But his remarks during an interview on CNN Thursday are at odds with the excerpts of a book Kerry authored in 1971, a copy of which CNSNews.com obtained this week.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The man believed to be the source of the documents used in a CBS News report critical of President Bush, wrote a commentary in August for a left wing online journal in which he bragged that he had "reassembled" President Bush's National Guard files.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Counter-inaugural protesters Thursday accused President Bush of "co-opting Jesus" for political purposes. "He's always talking about symbols of evil, using Jesus as a political pawn," said Rod Murphy from a group called, "10,000 Jesuses.""The GOP and Bush sound like they have a mandate from Jesus, and I am sorry, but that is not the Jesus that I grew up with," Murphy told Cybercast News Service, noting his opposition to the war in Iraq.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - While many former Vietnam veterans support the candidacy of Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry, there is no sign of the man who appeared with Kerry on a nationally televised news program in 1971 to allege widespread atrocities by U.S. soldiers in Vietnam.That man, Al Hubbard, remains out of the spotlight, perhaps because the war record he touted in directing a prominent anti-war group that included Kerry, was fabricated.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A leading critic of Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry Monday asserted that Kerry's latest speech denouncing the Bush administration's handling of the war in Iraq was "virtually identical" to the speech he delivered as an anti-war protester before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee 33 years ago.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Capitol Hill (CNSNews.com) - Stage and screen actor Ron Silver, in Washington for President Bush's State of the Union address Wednesday night, credited left-wing celebrities -- particularly filmmaker Michael Moore -- with helping to re-elect George W. Bush. "The celebrity backlash helped," Silver said. "Michael Moore, I think, was a big factor --a really big factor," Silver told Cybercast News Service in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall, following Bush's speech.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - If not for a conservative magazine, the complete investigation into John Kerry's anti-war associate Al Hubbard and Hubbard's fabricated Vietnam War record would not have been published in 1971.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Coral Gables, Florida (CNSNews.com) - A protester declared Thursday evening that she would rather vote for a "serial rapist than George Bush" during a rally just outside of the University of Miami campus where the first presidential debate was held."I would vote for a serial rapist [rather] than George Bush," said Elizabeth Mercedes in an interview with CNSNews.com several hours before the debate began.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Capitol Hill (CNSNews.com) - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's use of the term "occupying force" to describe the U.S. military presence in Iraq was not a "harsh term," said Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Tex.), who attempted to redefine the terminology."I believe that we can, if you will, change "occupying's" definition to being collaborators -- collaborators with the Iraqi people and moving them toward their own self-government," Jackson Lee told Cybercast News Service on Wednesday night at the U.S. Capitol following President Bush's State of the Union address.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A Vietnam War historian and supporter of Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry has told CNSNews.com that Kerry is lying about key events related to his anti-war activities in 1971.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A pro-democracy Iranian group based in the United States accuses a top fund-raiser for Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry of aiding radical Iranian clerics. The Kerry fund-raiser is scheduled to be deposed in a civil lawsuit next week involving accusations that he has served as an agent for the Islamic government of Iran.
July 7, 2008, 8:30 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - A member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Wednesday the videotaped comments of a CNN news executive claiming that U.S. troops in Iraq had targeted journalists should be released. The senator also condemned the remarks, saying they could provide fodder for enemies of the United States.Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) called the comments by Eason Jordan, the head of CNN's news division, "outrageous and wrong," and said he wants to see the videotape of Jordan making the comments.