Day: February 22, 2006

The Hits Keep Coming

That port security deal? The one that sailed right through without the legally-mandated investigation? The one that will provide a nice little windfall to the Secretary of the Treasury? The one Bush angrily defended by threatening to veto any legislation…

Shades of Harriet Miers

Bush’s reaction to the outrage over the port-security issue is reminding me quite a bit of his initial reaction to the outrage over his selection of Harriet Miers to fill the Supreme Court vacancy. Just as then, he’s getting awfully…

Not actually dead.

…Just really, really busy. I’m trying to finish heavily revising an essay that I’m submitting to something. That’s why I haven’t posted lately, and why all my comments have been way more concise than usual. However, I did want to…

Keep An Eye on South Dakota

The legislature there is voting on one of the most wide-reaching state abortion bans since Roe. And if the ban goes through, it’s sure to reach the Supreme Court — offering up the chance to overturn Roe and take us…