Posts Tagged ‘the hill’

The Plague

20Jul10

Polls indicate that President Obama is becoming, appropriately, so unpopular that many Democrats will tell him to stay away. Who wants to fight an ad like the one Robin Carnahan is facing in Missouri? The Senate campaign of Rep. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) is featuring President Obama’s recent fundraising trip to Missouri in a new attack […]


Big or Small

29May10

Is the secret White House job offer to Congressman Joe Sestak, designed to get him out of the race that he eventually won against Arlen Specter, a big deal or no deal at all? On first glance, denials by Democrats look credible – this, they say, is politics as usual. No big deal. Rep. Darrell […]


Not Yet

10Mar10

Is the health reform vote resolved? Michael Barone doesn’t think so, and he sees a difficult road for Pelosi to get it through the house. Are there enough votes in the House to pass the Senate’s health-care bill? As of today, it’s clear there aren’t. House Democratic leaders have brushed aside White House calls to […]