Of course, that was Monday, and three days is a long time in politics.
Anyhow, Bill in Portland Maine got a fundraising letter from the DCCC based on "carrying the fight forward" after the capitulation.
Er, what fight? Read more about Nancy "demands accountability" on the DCCC site
Did I read today that the Dems voted to capitulate on Iraq because Bush might criticize them on Memorial Day?
Personally, I use baking soda. But other people may actually believe the marketing and buy the non-commodity product from the corps. BBC:
Health officials in the United States say they are checking all shipments of toothpaste imported from China for contamination with toxic chemicals.
Now they're checking. Um, how many years has the poison been in our toothpaste?
Oh, shit. Stop whining. It's only a little engine coolant: Read more about First, poison pet food. Now, poison toothpaste
[Republican gaulieter John 'It's not pronounced "Boner"'] Boehner spoke last night at a small reception for the Republican Rapid Responders on Capitol Hill [about the Senate's immigration compromise bill].
the PresidentBush today that I wouldn't say anything bad about ... this piece of shit bill," he said, according to two attendees.
From the transcript:
Rep. Davis: “General Gonzales testified that he never saw the US Attorneys list, the list of terminated US Attorneys, is that accurate to your knowledge Ms. Goodling?”
Goodling: “Um, I believe he did see a list.”
Rep. Davis: “So if General Gonzales testified that he didn’t see the list, you believe that would be inaccurate testimony on his part don’t you?”
Goodling: “I believe he saw a list.”
Rep. Davis: “So therefore you believe it would be inaccurate testimony?”
Yes she said Yes... Read more about Monica: Gonzales committed perjury?
Regent "University"'s most famous graduate, Our Monica:
The Justice Department's former White House liaison denied Wednesday that she played a major role in the firings of U.S. attorneys last year and blamed Deputy Attorney General Paul McNulty for misleading Congress about the dismissals.
McNulty's explanation, on Feb. 6, "was incomplete or inaccurate in a number of respects," Monica Goodling told a packed House Judiciary Committee inquiry into the firings.
The CIA has received secret presidential approval to mount a covert "black" operation to destabilize the Iranian government, current and former officials in the intelligence community tell the Blotter on ABCNews.com.
Excellent! Because if there's one thing we don't have enough of, it's war! Read more about Great! Now that we're in Iraq forever, let's take on Iran!
A well-reasoned post from Matt here.
But Jesus. Caving to a veto threat from Mister 28%? I know the math, and Joe Lieberman is a whore, but still. Read more about Monica Goodling's head on a platter would be a nice make-good
From AP, which is teh suck on this story, I know, but please, can we imagine this lead running in every small town paper in America:
Flinching in the face of a veto threat, Democratic congressional leaders neared agreement with the Bush administration Tuesday on legislation to pay for the Iraq war without setting a timeline for troop withdrawal.
Yeah, I know it's a "bruising" veto battle:
We elected you to fucking take the body!