February 04, 2010

Alabama Hold 'em

That oh-so-courtly Southern gentleman, Richard Shelby, has just put a blanket hold on all nominations to positions in the Executive Branch.

Why? He wants a couple of pet projects done in his state, and he thinks this is an ethical way to force that to happen.

Charming bastard, isn't he?

Posted by Linkmeister at February 4, 2010 04:56 PM | TrackBack