Archive for November 25th, 2008

Budget Rooter


Barack warned today that bad times are here, and smarter government is necessary. He spoke like an old-fashioned conservative guy. “We can’t sustain a system that bleeds billions of taxpayer dollars on programs that have outlived their usefulness or exist solely because of the power of politicians, lobbyists or interest groups. We simply can’t afford […]

On the radio this morning, we had the house minority leader for the State of Massachusetts as a guest. He’s a good guy – Brad Jones is his name – but I was putting him through the ringer over the inability of Republicans to do anything but lose ground in a state where there are […]

The Danger Zone


With Bill Richardson heading to Washington, who will replace him as Governor? The decidedly quirky Val Kilmer is toying with the idea of running for governor of New Mexico. Now, that WOULD be something. He talked to via cell phone earlier: “There’s sort of a rumor around that I’m maybe thinking about running to be […]