The White House This week, the President touted the resurgence of the American auto industry, challenged governors to invest in education, held a dinner honoring Iraq War Veterans, hosted the Prime Minister of Denmark, and urged Congress to end subsidies for oil and gas companies during a trip to New Hampshire.
The top quotes in politics … “Not as closely as some of the most ardent fans, but I have some friends who are NASCAR team owners.” — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on whether he follows auto racing. “Maybe I should just do all the talking and let him just stand here and watch me.” — Ann Romney joking about her… More Week in one-liners: Biden, Romney, Obama
I thought this was poignant enough to share with my friends here at TFC. It’s a couple of days old but the sentiment is timeless… Andrew Breitbart – the guy you were just watching – died last night at the age of 43. Andrew lived in a paranoid, libertarian, I-got-mine-and-screw-you world. Andrew was the perfect… More Thom Hartmann: Andrew Breitbart – The Bell Tolls for Thee…
I was never a George Will fan, but I’m learning to respect his opinions lately. The current crop of GOP candidates and their supporters are so far right on every issue,they make Mr. Will actually seem extremely reasonable… Think Progress This morning on ABC, prominent conservative columnist George Will blasted the Republican leadership’s meek response… More George Will Blasts GOP Candidates’ Meek Response To Rush: ‘They Want To Bomb Iran, But They’re Afraid Of Limbaugh’