The Corner

Harry Reid: Ethical Philosopher

Reid: “I think I am an expert on getting things passed,” Reid told the Sun. “And before anyone gets too high and mighty about principles, they should understand that principles are in the eye of the beholder.”

That’s true, and if your only principle is to get legislation passed than Reid could be the most principled senator in the world — if only he was better at his job. But if his principle is to be a staggering monument to mediocrity, than he’s golden.

Bonus quote from Kos:  “We’re a little cynical hearing Harry Reid use that 60-vote crutch as an excuse for not getting things done.”

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