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Senator Craig Withdraws From Role in Romney Campaign, Conservative Calls for Resignation

The Boston Globe reports tonight that Senator Larry Craig of Idaho has resigned “as Senate co-chairman for Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign.” The resignation comes in the wake of the disclosure that Craig has pleaded guilty earlier this month “to disorderly conduct after an incident in a men’s bathroom.” As I reported here earlier, Roll Call […]

When the Levee Breaks

Robert Rouse from Left of Centrist cross posted this Katrina video over at Donnie’s blog, Katrinacrat: John Edwards said at a Hurricane Katrina conference today that “he would propose what he called “Brownie’s Law” requiring that qualified people, not political hacks, lead key federal agencies.” Edwards, who is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, drew laughter […]

Breaking: Senator Larry Craig Arrested, Pleads Guilty Following Incident in Airport Restroom

I find it rather astounding that this news is just coming out to the public: “Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) was arrested in June at a Minnesota airport by a plainclothes police officer investigating lewd conduct complaints in a men’s public restroom, according to an arrest report obtained by Roll Call Monday afternoon.” Kudos to Roll […]

Blogger Rat Race #2…a fellow Blog Owners View

Blogger burn out (BBO) is becoming a widely known issue.

John Kerry Tells Bush to Restore Integrity to Justice Department

As Hart noted below, Alberto Gonzales resigned today and even the wingnuts are “swimming away from the sinking Ship of State.” The WaPo reports that Gonzales’ resignation ends “a controversial cabinet tenure that included clashes with Congress over the firing of nine U.S. attorneys and over the use of warrantless wiretaps in the war on […]

Late Night: Iraq War News

Late Night Iraq War News… Warner may back Dems’ bill on withdrawal: GOP Sen. John Warner, who wants U.S. troops to start coming home from Iraq by Christmas, said Sunday he may support Democratic legislation ordering withdrawals if President Bush refuses to set a return timetable soon. “I’m going to have to evaluate it,” Warner […]