You motivate us homie
Part of the Friday Nite Nooz Dump:
A $192 million aid package [to the Palestinian Authority] was frozen by the US Congress after the Palestinians moved to gain statehood at the United Nations last September.
“That’s pretty rough… But I can take it. because my stepfather always told me, it’s a boy eat dog world out there.”*
…in a memo sent to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, published by the White House, the president said it was appropriate to release funds to the authority, which administers the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
“What’s the difference between a hockey mom and a pit bull? A pit bull is delicious. “
In signing the waiver, Obama instructed Clinton to inform Congress of the move, on the grounds that “waiving such prohibition is important to the national security interests of the United States.”
“let me just say something to all my conspiracy-oriented friends on the right who think I’m planning to unleash some secret agenda: You’re absolutely right. (Laughter.)”
White House spokesman Tommy Vietor said the funds were aimed at “ensuring the continued viability of the moderate PA government under the leadership of president Mahmoud Abbas and prime minister Salam Fayyad.”
…”The PA has recognized Israel’s right to exist, renounced violence, and accepted previous agreements, including the Roadmap,”
“In my first term, I sang Al Green; in my second term, I’m going with Young Jeezy.”