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In the Loop: October, 2011

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Gingrich works the Tiffany’s angle

Gingrich, as no one else can, deftly spun the “issue” into a brilliant 90-second attack on President Obama.

By Al Kamen  |  09:00 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Welcome, Loop fans!

My column, In the Loop, has been afflicting official Washington since 1993 in the pages of The Washington Post. Today we launch the In the Loop blog to intensify the pain.

By Al Kamen  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Obama’s legacy: What phrase will stick in history’s mind? (contest!)

CONTEST | Most all presidents have one memorable statement that seems to encapsulate what we remember of their tenure.

By Al Kamen  |  06:59 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Loop Contests

Posted at 06:58 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Occupy Wall Street, Congress millions of miles (and dollars) apart

Nearly half of the members of Congress (46 percent) were millionaires in 2009.

By Emily Heil  |  06:58 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:57 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Condoleezza Rice would like to thank her sponsors

Her memoir contains what seems almost a private shout-out to some pals.

By Al Kamen  |  06:57 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:56 AM ET, 10/31/2011

U.N. Security Council to Kyrgyzstan: ‘Stan down

Kyrgyzstan’s bid to get a regional two-year seat on the U.N. Security Council fell well short last week.

By Al Kamen  |  06:56 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:55 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Obama asks ABA to vet Adegbile for Supreme Court’s farm team

President Obama has asked the American Bar Association to evaluate the credentials of Debo Patrick Adegbile for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals.

By Emily Heil  |  06:55 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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