Things won’t change in Congress if the Democrats take over. We will just replace one cadre of crooks, scoundrels, con-artists and thieves with another. Democrats and Republicans are an equal match when it comes to moral lapses, ethical challenges and lust for power.
The cost of what you get in newsprint alone can be more than the change you dig out of your pocket at a newspaper rack. You should then calculate the worth of the local, state, national and world news, the reports on sports, entertainment, the arts and a wide variety of lifestyle issues, the commentary and analysis on politics, the comics. And don’t forget the shopping information in the ads, which in effect subsidize your purchase.
A White House aide nominated for an appeals-court seat told senators on Tuesday he was not involved in controversial Bush administration policies that had concerned Democrats.