January 08, 2006

Pablum and Jetsam


From AP: DeLay Gives Up Bid to Reclaim House Post.

Rep. Tom DeLay, the defiant face of a conservative revolution in Congress, stepped down as House majority leader on Saturday under pressure from Republicans staggered by an election-year corruption scandal.

From AP: White House Criticizes Pat Robertson.

The White House sharply criticized Christian broadcaster Pat Robertson on Friday for suggesting that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's stroke was divine punishment for "dividing God's land."

Posted by Forkum at January 8, 2006 06:19 PM