Joe Wilson's 'YOU LIE!' Wasn't Wrong. It Was Prescient.
President Obama, back in September 2009: “There are also those who claim that our reform effort will insure illegal immigrants. This, too, is false — the reforms I’m proposing would not apply to those who are here illegally.”
Rep. Joe Wilson, …
Rep. Joe Wilson (R., S.C.) Backs Tim Pawlenty
Nice, big, early pickup of a key supporter for Tim Pawlenty this morning: Rep. Joe Wilson of South Carolina.
From the Pawlenty release:
Congressman Wilson has been a strong conservative voice for the people of South Carolina over the past …
That Flushing Sound Is Another Rob Miller Donation Being Processed
Money well spent, Democrats:
Republican U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson and Democratic challenger Rob Miller could be headed for a repeat finish of their 2008 race as a new poll shows the congressman up by 7 points over the former Marine Corps …
Can We Skip a Step in Covering Famous Sons?
The race for South Carolina state attorney general hasn’t really been a
top-tier race needing national attention, but it has come up in my chats in Palmetto State GOP circles. One candidate in the race has always been described …
House: We Authorized the Death Gratuity. Why Won't They Pay It?
I just chatted with a House aide who argues that the “death gratuity” — the $100,000 payment to families of U.S. servicemen — was originally covered by legislation passed by both Houses and signed into law, and that there is …
Let's Not Overanalyze Mike Pence's Winter Schedule . . .
It is a strange world when a man failing to schedule events in Iowa or New Hampshire in January and February 2011 is interpreted as a certain sign someone won’t run for president in 2012.
But that, in fact, appears to …
South Carolinians Go to the Polls Again
It’s primary day in Utah, and runoff day in South Carolina, Utah, and North Carolina.
In South Carolina, Republicans will pick their gubernatorial nominee between Nikki Haley and Gresham Barrett. The past two weeks have seen no anti-Haley bombshells, …
Which Candidates Are Sitting on Piles of Cash?
The guys at Swing State Project may be lefties who use the word “teabagger” more frequently than commas, but they still are campaign-news junkies who are good at picking part FEC reports.
So which House candidates have the most cash …