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 a cynical act of political theater, Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist has picked Pennsylvania’s Rick Santorum to craft new ethics and lobbying legislation, according to a mass email from the Bob Casey Senate campaign. “Not only has Rick Santorum accepted more money from lobbyists than any other senator this election cycle, he is also [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]