I hope packing the courts with radical nominees is worth it for the Democrats, because they will be in the minority in the Senate in 2015.
I strongly support the move by Reid to change the rules of the Senate and allow presidential nominations to proceed by majority vote.
They, the Protestants, never seemed to go to wakes. We, the Irish, seemed to die more frequently.
A young staff assistant for Sen. Clair Engle (D-Calif.) was a reluctant witness of history.
Modest reforms like requiring the filibusterer to be present and talking, proposed by the Alliance For Justice, or more fundamental reforms like ending the endless filibuster so democracy can work, are now called for.
Now, Dick Cheney confronts the ultimate disaster within his own family. And he is trying to split the difference. Solomon he ain’t.
Triangulating against the marriage of her own sister for political purposes hits rock bottom.
Daschle is a little guy, but he’s tough, shrewd, and as a former majority leader, he understood power. He knew how to negotiate, and that meant sometimes negotiating with Republicans.
America is at a critical, perhaps historic, turning point. There is potential now for a catastrophic failure of ObamaCare, which means a catastrophic failure for the last Kennedy, Barack Obama, and for left's American governance.