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Sanchez attended the meeting in San Francisco last week set up by Mayor Willie Brown. She is not considered a likely candidate, particularly given her poor performance as a congressman. But her desire to suck up to Feinstein and tout her candidacy makes a lot of sense to Democratic Party insiders in the Golden State. “Sanchez thinks that if Feinstein wins the governor’s race, she’d nominate Sanchez to the Senate,” says a state party staffer. “Her naïveté is kind of cute, but her goals are wholly unrealistic.”
Sanchez wouldn’t stand a chance of making the cut for political appointment, given the long list of other Democrats Feinstein would doubtlessly draw on. Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante would be on the top of it. And party insiders say that if a woman is going to get appointed, it would be Rep. Jane Harmon, not Sanchez.
As it stands, Feinstein won’t be running. After meeting with advisers in California and a conversation with DNC chairman Terry McAuliffe — who has been holding back other Dems from challenging Davis — Feinstein again reiterated that she wasn’t in line to run … yet.p> WITHOUT BLINDERS br> There weren’t many Republicans smiling about the Teamsters’ — and president James Hoffa ‘s — decision to endorse Rep.
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?
H/T to National Review Online