TPP Fast Track passes Senate

The first hurdle has been cleared by the Obama administration as the Senate voted today to advance a measure to give the President fast-track capabilities on the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations. This comes after harsh criticism and fighting almost stalled it from his own party. Continue reading TPP Fast Track passes Senate

‘I don’t think we’re losing’ to Islamic State, according to President Obama

Despite recent major victories by the Islamic State, President Obama today reiterated that he believes we are not losing the fight against ISIS. He calls the losses “tactical victories” for the Islamic State and said that Ramadi was in danger for a long time. Continue reading ‘I don’t think we’re losing’ to Islamic State, according to President Obama

Bringing Back Appearances: 2016 Ford Mustang

When you are the Mustang you have a rabid fan base that is always clamoring for the next best thing to come on your model. Sometimes that new item can show itself with a great deal of nostalgia and inspiration from the past as we have seen. The new 2016 Ford Mustang will continue the road already paved by having the appearance and styling that takes us back to the 1960s as well as offering two new appearance packages that are a throwback to the 1967 Mustang. Continue reading Bringing Back Appearances: 2016 Ford Mustang

North Korea likely source for spooked Navy defense development

There has been speculation for nearly two years about a request to expedite defensive technological development to meet a “newly discovered threat” to American ships. This came from the US Navy’s Pacific Fleet in 2013 and had people wondering whether it was China, a Middle East state, or non-state terrorists. Continue reading North Korea likely source for spooked Navy defense development

No Clinton emails until 2016

In what appears to be a logistics move rather than a politically-motivated one, the State Department is setting January 15, 2016 as the deadline to release all of Hillary Clinton’s emails while she was Secretary of State. The timing could raise issues with her campaign as the deadline is three days before the first presidential primary in Iowa. Continue reading No Clinton emails until 2016