Talking Points Memo, you had NewsFeed at Joe Pesci starring as Carl Paladino.
“The Obama experiment has failed”
–JOHN THUNE, Senator in South Dakota, likening President Obama’s policies to a science experiment gone wrong. (via FOX News)
“People out there are still hurting very badly, and they are still scared. And so part of the reason that our politics seems so tough right now, and facts and science and argument does not seem to be winning the day all the time, …
It seems that car accidents, like political preferences, tend to fall within some pretty rigid state lines.
This is what happens when really, really rich people run for office.
“I’m for the Republican, but I got to tell you, we were looking at eight to nine seats in the Senate. We are now looking at seven to eight in my opinion. This is not a race we’re going to be able to win.”
— KARL ROVE, …
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For the 2010 elections, the results of the Twitter primary are in. And the Republicans have won.
For the first time since the president took his seat in the Oval Office, more Americans are dissatisfied with his performance.
“Mr. Rangel was given multiple opportunities to settle this matter. Instead, he chose to move forward to the public trial phase,”
–REP. JO BONNER, Senior Republican (Ala.) on the Ethics panel, on Thursday’s news that Rep. …
“I think there’s a good reason for a conservative to vote yes.”
— SEN. LINDSEY GRAHAM, on his decision to vote in favor of Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court (Via the Washington Post)
“It’s time to do what’s right, not for the next election, but for the middle class.”
— PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA, to GOP lawmakers, on the need to restore unemployment benefits for jobless Americans (Via the Associated Press)