“We will make it so that a Democrat cannot govern as a Democrat.”

Grover Norquist demands that every GOP senator or congressman take the Norquist Pledge, which in essence sums up to “no new taxes.” Some have questioned the validity of the pledge since there appears to be no opting out of the pledge without dire consequences to the politician’s career. Lezgetreal sums it up nicely: Furthermore, these… More “We will make it so that a Democrat cannot govern as a Democrat.”

West Wing Week 06/23/11 or “The Receding Tide”

The White House Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, President Obama addressed the nation on his plan to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan, delivering on a promise he made to the American people in December of 2009.  He also traveled to Fort Drum… More West Wing Week 06/23/11 or “The Receding Tide”