A game of baseball: sequestration

Sequestration is inside baseball, and must be played as such. This weekend I was delighted to find the robins are back from their winter migration. For the Blair family this can only mean one important thing — baseball season is near! With pitchers and catchers reporting earlier this month, we’re just a few weeks away […]

The presser any lower information voter would cheer

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President Obama’s first term is nearly complete, and the occasion is marked with an end of the term press conference — a presser to end all pressers. All the cool kids were there, each showing up on time, taking a seat and reviewing their lines included with the invite. The only wrinkle in an otherwise […]

Are Conservatives Being Removed From House Finance Committees?

Is it true that conservatives are being removed from House finance committees? Conservatives are trading email that key conservative stalwarts are being purged from finance related committees by Boehner. — Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) December 3, 2012 Updated 2:35pm ET to add this additional tweet from RedState.com’s Erick Erickson: House leadership is removing fiscal conservatives from […]