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Emails: ND Ethics Law Potentially Broken on Petraeus Fracking Trip

Steve Horn | Posted 08.11.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

DeSmogBlog has obtained emails via North Dakota's Open Records Statute revealing facts that could be interpreted as indicating that North Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt broke State Investment Board ethics laws.

Christina Wilkie

Natalie Khawam's Biz Partner Develops Top Secret Naval Weapons | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON - A few months after Jill Kelley's first complaint to the FBI set in motion a scandal that would take down a pair of top U.S. military and ...

David Wood

In Midst Of Petraeus-Allen Scandal, War In Afghanistan Roars On | David Wood | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

As word began leaking out last Friday that CIA Director David Petraeus would resign because of an extramarital affair, a firefight erupted in Eastern ...

Rod Kurtz

The McChrystal Scandal: How Would You Handle It? | Rod Kurtz | Posted 08.15.2011 | Small Business

In one of the most dramatic moves of his presidency thus far, President Obama on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Gen. Stanley McChrystal and rep...

Gen. Petraeus in NH: "I Really Do Mean No"

Jennifer Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jennifer Donahue

Speculation was rampant at a speech by Petraeus on Wednesday in New Hampshire. He pretty much put that to rest. "I will not ever run for political office." And, "I have no plans to go to Iowa or visit there before 2012."

Afghanistan: A True Alternative

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Brenner

The US must abandon the illusions that American well-being depends on shaping the affairs of other places wherever something happens that discomforts us; and that people in those places want us to take custody of their well-being.

Gen. Petraeus, A Bush Superstar, Faces New Reality In Obama's White House | ELISABETH BUMILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON Gen. David H. Petraeus, the face of the Iraq troop surge and a favorite of former President George W. Bush, spoke up or was called upon by ...