“It’s almost like a security blanket for him,” says one Dean staffer. “He carries that thing everywhere. We’ll have to get a couple of spares so he doesn’t stain it too badly.p> TERRIFIED TOM br> Apparently Senate Democratic leader Tom Daschle is feeling enough pressure from his caucus that he’s decided to get down in the mud like some of his House colleagues. /p>
On Monday evening came word that Daschle had raided the offices of Rep. Henry Waxman and hired away Philip Schiliro, one of the California Democrat’s most senior advisers, to serve as the Senate Democratic leadership’s policy director.
Waxman, who has become the gadfly of the House Democratic caucus, recommended Schiliro to Daschle
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