Archive for February, 2010
How not to court minority voters.
From the good Dr. X: AZCentral.com reports: Former Rep. J.D. Hayworth, who on Monday officially entered Arizona’s Republican race against Sen.John McCain, defended his recent call for PresidentBarack Obama to produce his birth certificate, suggesting his questions stem not from conspiracy theories that Obama was really born in Kenya but from concerns about identity theft. During a Monday evening interview on CNN […]
From the good Dr. X: Maddow Skewers GOP Hypocrisy on Stimulus. Rachel Maddow documents the thoroughgoing hypocrisy of congressional Republicans (via Brayton). In politics we see an interesting paradox. Partisans usually consider themselves to be highly principled, but it seems that the more partisan the person is, the more inconsistent they become. One day they are […]