Month: January 21, 2009

Jan 21,2009

The Clintons get to keep on raising foreign money

The Wall Street Journal wrote over a week ago that the Clintons were getting a sweetheart deal from the Obama administration, which allows them to keep on fund-raising from interested...

Jan 21,2009

This time with pictures

Finally added some pictures to my inauguration post. Here’s the Washington Post’s take: At least 4,000 people with coveted blue or purple tickets to the presidential inauguration were blocked from...

Jan 20,2009

Our geriatocracy

If anyone needed further proof that campaign regulation results in insurmountable incumbent protection, look no further than the stories on the day’s health beat: 1) Outgoing Vice President Dick Cheney...

Jan 20,2009

A glimpse of the presidential limo

Yes, I was that close to greatness. I was standing on New York Avenue, looking toward 15th Street from about fifty yards up the block. Those who arrived at the...