Prescription Debacle

Friday, January 20th, 2006

Sometimes, just when you think the levels of incompetency, corruption, and near-criminality in the BushCo administration can’t get any worse, they up the ante and pull another one out of their bag of crap. Krugman, via Atrios (who reposted the entire thing “for educational purposes”): The new prescription drug benefit is off to a catastrophic [...]

In the Slammer

Tuesday, October 18th, 2005

It appears that Tom DeLay will be booked: Rep. Tom DeLay will likely be booked in a Texas county jail this week despite attempts by his attorneys to bypass the fingerprinting and mug shot process. The former House majority leader was forced to step down from the post last month when he was indicted by [...]

Celebrate We Will

Wednesday, September 28th, 2005

House Majority Leader Tom Delay HAS BEEN INDICTED ON ONE COUNT OF CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY BY A TEXAS GRAND JURY. Under House rules, this means Delay has to step-down as Majority Leader. Radical Rick Santorum, get off your cell phone, we’re coming for you next baby. Good work, everyone.

It’s Been Fun, Tom. Really It Has

Wednesday, September 28th, 2005

News wire articles are beginning to confirm the rumors inside the beltway today that Tom Delay will be indicted on conspiracy charges. If this is the case, House rules dicatate that the majority leader will have to step-down from his post while the investigation unfolds. Republicans are scrambling to figure out who will become the [...]