MSNBC space reporter: No NASA workers allowed at Obama’s speech yesterday

Allahpundit 4/16/2010

Wish I could say that a Republican president would never pull something like this, especially when the speech touches on potential cuts that affect the workers in question, but this sort of audience-rigging is often par for the course for presidential stagecraft. I don’t know what he was afraid of — he’s […]

Hot Air: Slaughter strategy ripped by … Chris Matthews

Allahpundit 3/17/2010

Yeah, Tingles himself. Unlike certain gods-made-men we needn’t name, he does spend a little time worrying about what the rules are. To be sure, he’s coming at this from the perspective of a partisan Democrat — i.e. “don’t do it, Pelosi, or the GOP will use it against us” — but given […]

Health care reconciliation bill posted; Update: Shell bill

Ed Morrissey 3/15/2010

And it’s 2,309 pages long. The House Budget Committee has to start its markup today to have any shot at getting it done by the weekend, which means that this version may change over the next few days:

House Democrats hope to complete their work by this weekend, before President […]

“Day by Day” on new White House attitude towards bipartisanship

Ed Morrissey February 10, 2010

Yesterday, Barack Obama made an unexpected appearance at the daily press briefing to stress the need for bipartisanship, while at the same event, Robert Gibbs demonstrated the way the White House apparently intends to put it into practice. Chris Muir brilliantly ties this to the entire nanny-state impulses of […]

Minnesota wind turbines won’t work in cold weather

by Ed Morrissey January 30, 2010

Minnesota invested itself in alternative energy sources years ago, and so the revelation that the state spent $3.3 million on eleven wind turbines hardly qualifies as news. However, the fact that they don’t work in cold weather does. KSTP reports that none of the wind turbines work, prompting […]

Kerry: These dangerous Palinite “teabaggers” certainly are revved up

by Allahpundit January 18, 2010

A more cynical pundit might see this as a hamfisted attempt to manufacture a distraction amid electoral collapse. Good thing I’m not a cynic.

This ought to finish Coakley off with independents. Thanks, Waffles.

“I’m no stranger to hard fought campaigns, but what we’ve seen in the past few […]