Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Quote of the Day

Regarding the flap over RNC chair candidate Chip Saltsman's circulation of a CD including a song called, "Barack the Magic Negro":

"When I heard about the story I had to figure out what was going on for myself,” said Mark Ellis, the chairman of the Maine Republican Party. "When I found out what this was about I had to ask, 'boy, what's the big deal here?' because there wasn't any."

Friday, December 12, 2008

Good For Her

Sen. Collins joined Sen. Snowe in voting for cloture on the auto bailout bill.

Whatever you think of the substance of the legislation, the issues involved are serious enough to have deserved an up or down vote.