Thursday, December 8th, 2016

With the loss in Massachusetts, Democrats still retain a 57-41-2 majority.  The House majority is still intact. Yet health care reform appears to be stalled.  The White House says it has not yet given up.  However, congressional Democrats are not exactly in a hurry to take up the battle on the issue again. The pre-Massachusetts […]

Michael Moynihan reported on the ground in his native Massachusetts what he saw during the campaign: What on earth is happening here? A local Republican Party Chairman was blunt: It’s health care, big government, and national security that are driving Brown’s spectacular bounce in the polls, but no one in state party politics expected something […]

“I just watched John King’s report, that’s the first time I saw Brown headquarters. Wow! It looks like a party there.” – CNN’s Jessica Yellin (reported by Jonah Goldberg) Scott Brown wins! Time to do a shameless happy dance! By a decisive margin, Mr. Brown defeated Martha Coakley, the state’s Democratic attorney general, who had […]

Okay, this is pretty funny. “Bartender, did I tell you the voters don’t understand me?” (For the record, I’m sure she just misspoke and it sounded funny.) Print this entry