Archive for July 8th, 2010

How much of a majority in congress would the Obama administration want before it would have been willing to put Donald Berwick through the nominating process? There is no majority big enough! A recess appointment should be a last step in cases of egregious delay, not one of the first. That standard was nowhere near […]

Here Hair


It’s a virtual tie! Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer’s edge over Republican challenger Carly Fiorina has dwindled to 3 points as she seeks re-election in November, with more Californians now holding an unfavorable view of the three-term senator, a poll released on Thursday showed. Boxer, who once held a 30-point lead over Fiorina, the former CEO […]

Getting Worse


Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick stars in a web ad from Republican opponent Charlie Baker. Very good ad!

Sue Who?


How sleazy are the Democrats in their desire to undermine the rule of law to win elections? Consider this question – why would the feds sue Arizona for helping to uphold Federal law but do nothing about other jurisdictions that conspire to undermine those same laws? While Robert Gibbs has no idea which lie he’s […]

Let Ego Ring


Van Jones reflects on his six months in the cockpit of the Obama Administration. If you were given the same opportunity I was to go and serve for six months, and it was 100% guaranteed that you’d have the same rough exit that I had, do it – it’s worth every minute. Best part starts […]

Katy, Bebe


Katy Couric does journalism – couldn’t you just be candid with me? Pretty Please?

Oh, Crist


Charlie Crist is giving a wonderful presentation on how little issues or philosophy matter to politicians today. Florida pundits are used to unpredictable election battles, but these days they are joking that they need braces for the whiplash they’ve suffered in trying to keep up with Governor Charlie Crist’s dashes from one end of the […]