And it isn’t just the party folks who are pushing that message. It’s Lieberman’s people too. “There isn’t a Democrat in this country who wouldn’t want to be pictured with the Senator. You can’t say that about Clinton or Gore or Hillary,” says a Lieberman staffer. “Democrats might want those folks in a meeting behind closed doors where there was no risk of embarrassment. But you never have to worry about that with Lieberman.”
According to the Florida Democratic staffer, Al Gore offered to campaign for McBride and has made appearances in Florida on behalf of the state party, but the McBride campaign has thus far declined his offer.
“McBride doesn’t want to be linked to Gore,” the staffer says. “You don’t get as far as he’s gotten and then piss it away with a Gore appearance. Just too many bad memories.”
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?