Diary

House Resolution 34 (111th Congress) plus a world update.

Resolution Header: Recognizing Israel’s right to defend itself against attacks from Gaza, reaffirming the United States strong support for Israel, and supporting the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

Passed on 9 January, 1.04 pm Eastern Time.

Votes:  Yea: 390 ; Nay 5 ; Present: 22 ; Not Voting: 16 ; Required to pass: 2/3 of 417 votes, or 278.

The five Representatives voting NAY:  Dennis J. Kucinich (D-OH) ; Gwen Moore (D-WI) ; Ron Paul (R-TX) ; Nick Rahall (D-WV) ; Maxine Waters (D-CA)

PRESENT voters:  Neil Abercrombie (D-HI) ; Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)  Peter DeFazio (D-OR)  John Dingell (D-MI) ; Donna F. Edwards (D-MD) ; Keith Ellison (D-MN) ; Sam Farr (D-CA) ; Raul M. Grijalva (D-AZ) ; Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) ; Henry Johnson (D-GA) ; Carolyn C. Kilpatrick (D-MI) ; Barbara Lee (D-CA) ; Betty McCollum (D-MI) ; James McDermott (D-WA) ; George Miller (D-CA) ; James Moran(D-VA) ; John Olver (D-MA) ; Donald Payne (D-NJ) ; Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) ; Pete Stark (D-CA) ; Lynn Woolsey (D-CA).

Did Not Vote: John Shadegg (R-AZ) ; Robert Berry (D-AR) ; Victor Snyder (D-AR) ; Elton Gallegly (R-CA) ; Hilda Solis (D-CA) ; Todd Tiahrt (R-KS) ; William Dellahunt (D-MA) ; Samuel Graves (R-MO) ; Walter Jones (R-NC) ; Henry Brown (R-SC) ; Stephanie Herseth-Sandlin (D-SD) ; Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) ; Kay Granger (R-TX) ; Fredrick Boucher (D-VA) ; Brian Baird (D-WA) ; Steve Kagan (D-WI).

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Where to start, where to start………….. I know.  Here’s a good place……………. If the links are not active, please c/p to your browser.  These are important news stories that should be shared with your family and friends. Forget the fact I haven’t a clue about html.

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I’m not going to comment on this opening story, or I’ll become enraged to the point of attacking someone myself.  First up, in Paris, TEN “youths” punch and kick a 15-year-old Jewish girl.

<a href=”http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5467624.ece>Anti-Semitic attack on teenage girl in Paris </a>

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Former President Jimmy Carter in yesterday’s Washington Post.

<a href=”http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/01/07/AR2009010702645.html>An Unecessary War </a>

I think the man is looking over a three-leaf clover that he overlooked bethree.

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United Kingdom……. From The Economist print edition

<a href=”http://www.economist.com/world/international/displaystory.cfm?story_id=12903058>Are English courts stifling free speech around the world ? </a>

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Next we have Malaysia and at the end of the article, a single line about Hong Kong (that I can’t find any more info about.

<a href=”http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2009/01/09/asia/AS-Malaysia-Israel-Palestinians.php>3,000 Malaysians protest against Gaza attacks </a>

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Italy: A personal message to Pope Benedict………. Your Holiness, it is an honor to know that you always fight the good fight.  But I cannot impress upon you enough that no longer can this deed be handled with mere words.  Please pray for the free world, because the time has come to thoroughly defeat a legion of evil the likes of which have not been seen for a long time.  Please understand why I ask this of you:  If left on their own, when the Muslims are finished with the Jews, your flock is on their list as “next”.

<a href=”http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/faith/article5461114.ece>Vatican alarmed by Muslims burning Israeli flags outside cathedrals </a>

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Oh goody. This guy went to a Sharia Compliant Financing seminar at Harvard in April of 2008 and he’s just talking about it now.  Makes me feel loved.  I’d better stop the snark.

<a href=”http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/id.2225/pub_detail.asp>Iran, Terrorism, Proliferation and Shariah-Compliant Finance </a>

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Kenneth L Solomon
Typical Bitter Jewish God-Clinging Gun Owner And Barking Mad Insane NASCAR Fan.
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