Jindal: Bloomberg and Holder Are 'Surprised We Can Tie Our Own Shoelaces'
A particularly delicious segment of Governor Bobby Jindal’s remarks to the NRA Leadership Forum at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis this afternoon:
We must not let our opponents redefine what it means to be an American, and what it means …
Do Democrats Still Think the NRA's Clout Is a Charade?
Senator Chris Murphy, Connecticut Democrat, April 11, 2013:
The NRA’s Supposed Clout Is a Charade
He was right in one sense; the NRA doesn’t spend as much as its rivals. It just gets more for its money, it seems.
Above, the illustration …
Bloomberg's Big Spending in an Illinois House Primary
Former Democratic representative Debbie Halvorson, who is running in the extremely crowded primary in the special election in Illinois’s second congressional district, tells Breitbart.com:
There’s a commercial that everybody knows about, that runs, I think every …
Keeping Abreast of Nanny State News in New York
The first Morning Jolt of the week examines former Vice President Dick Cheney’s assessement of a recent GOP running mate, coverage of Romney’s trip to Israel, and then this bizarre development in New York City:
Mayor Bloomberg, Regulating …
No Labels: No Specifics, No Coherence, No Point.
If I didn’t know better, I would think the whole “No Labels” movement was a giant, self-parodying prank.
I tuned in to the webcast of the group’s kickoff to hear a woman saying, “You just have to look …
Turncoat Refuses to Endorse Traitor, Cites Disloyalty
Former Republican Mike Bloomberg will not endorse former Republican Charlie Crist.
Everybody Who Had 'Domestic Militia' in the Pool, Pay Up
In today’s Jolt, a look at the late-breaking news of the Times Square arrest . . .
This is how I like my counter-terrorism: No casualties and the good guys seem to be hot on the trail of the bad …
Time to 'Fold It Up,' Mayor Bloomberg?
“For Mayors Against Illegal Guns, if they lose even one of these seats, they might as well fold it up. And they understand that.” — state senator Angela Giron, Colorado Democrat, one month ago.
Last night, Giron and state senator …
Mark Pryor: I Don't Take Orders From Mayor Bloomberg
Boy, Democratic senator Mark Pryor of Arkansas is really running scared of his vote against the Toomey-Manchin background-check bill, huh? Here’s his first campaign ad of this cycle:
Why, it’s almost as if Pryor expects President Obama’s Organizing for Action …
Bloomberg: I'm Giving Cash to Candidates, but Won't Reveal Which Ones
A reader had asked for more congressional-race coverage here on Campaign Spot, and so I will attempt to oblige, but note that there has been some excellent coverage of House and Senate races around NRO lately.
Today Charles C. W. …
How Will Bloomberg Deal With a Union Snowplow Slowdown?
If New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg is the tough-minded, results-oriented pragmatist that his fans in the media keep telling us he is, here’s his moment to shine:
Selfish Sanitation Department bosses from the snow-slammed outer boroughs ordered their …
Paterson: Bloomberg Is Running but Can't Say It
It’s unlikely he would be in a position to know, but departing New York governor David Paterson is convinced Michael Bloomberg is still thinking about running for president:
Gov. Paterson isn’t backing away from his belief that Mayor …
If Mike Bloomberg Couldn't Buy Political Offices, His Career Would Be in Trouble Now
Today’s Jolt is more or less in the “we’re protected by the very best governing class” vein:
Bloomberg’s Probably Still Wondering if the Taliban Opposes the Health Care Bill
Yeah, anybody who picked “domestic terrorist” …