I keep waiting for the Mark Foley story to get dull, but it ain't happening. In the latest installment, Rep. Tom Reynolds—the congressman tasked with saving the GOP majority, whose ass-covering in Foleygate has endangered his own seat—literally surrounds himself with children to stop reporters from asking him "adult" questions. Will this turn out as well for him as it turned out for Greg Stillson?
Partisans who abandon constitutional principles because they prove inconvenient are in for a rude surprise when the other team wins.
The president could form a sizable splinter party if he's serious, but GOP defectors would have major ballot-access issues. Might they take over a smaller party instead?
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.
Even as the district struggles to vaccinate seniors, it will soon allow half the city to get in line.