Recent Election 08

  • by Lahdee

    Moments from the debate. The moderator, Bob Schieffer, asks what needs to be done to deal with the deficit: Both of you have said you want to reduce the deficit, but the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget ran the numbers on both of your proposals and they say the cost of your proposals, […]

  • by Lahdee

    So what is left for the Senator from Arizona, he of fading electoral opportunity, of diminishing poll numbers? Perhaps some old fashioned fight, some conservative populism or even a carrot or two for the ailing economy, but when all is said and done in Hempstead this evening we’ll be left with John McCain and that […]

  • by Lahdee

    There are cries far and wide for Senator John McCain to rein in his supporters. He may want them to tone it down, he may want them to be respectful, but he has no control. His supporters are acting like gang members, some might even say as terrorists as they yell and scream their way […]

  • by Lahdee

    Senator Charles Schummer thinks it’s possible Democrats could have a veto proof 60 seat majority in the Senate in the next Congress. “The wind is more strongly at our backs than ever before.” Schummer, the head of DSCC, believes there could be some significant pickups: Georgia, North Carolina, Mississippi and Republican Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s […]

  • by Lahdee

    Obama takes McCain to the cleaners, transcript here. McCain calls Obama, “that one,” Obama calls out McCain on distortions about telegraphing our punches and McCain’s flip flops on deregulation. To paraphrase the estimable BTD at TalkLeft it’s Obama going away. I can’t wait to see the polls in Virginia, Nevada, Ohio, Florida and Wisconsin in […]

Wearing the Over It Glass 2 Skin for Shifter by Buzzdroid