The Corner

Bolton, Latest

Well, the vote has been put off. I just bet John Bolton has his hands on his hips right now. Apparently the foreign relations committee has a custom going back to Helms that says any member can delay a meeting for any reason, once. The Democrats have invoked that. The Republicans have said, OK, in that case we’re going to vote on Tuesday. Until then, Democrats will hunt for other incriminating information about Bolton’s conduct–such as audible sighs, impatient finger-tapping, eye-rolling, vigorous head-shaking, and other universally-recognized signs of dangerous, uncontrollable rage…

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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