What a week! What a great feeling it is, to see America valuing a Common Effort again! What a wonderful Leader, Barack Obama has turned out to be!
The only sour note in the past few days, like bugs on fresh fruit, are the 27% who apparently still support Dubyah’s policies and enjoy continuous war abroad and obstructionism at home.
This was just to priceless to ignore:
“Despite the Republican National Committee’s promise to donate Sarah Palin’s $180,000 campaign wardrobe to charity, word has it the Alaska governor’s clothes remain stuffed in trash bags at RNC headquarters, NewMajority has learned.”
Ugh… Yeah, its CNN but they have a great YouTube overview on this.
President Obama ramped up his personal lobbying campaign yesterday for an economic recovery package that would cost at least $820 billion, holding his first bipartisan gathering of congressional leaders at the White House and urging swift passage of the plan.
NEW YORK, Jan. 23 — Gov. David A. Paterson bypassed a couple of better-known contenders yesterday and appointed Kirsten Gillibrand, a low-profile congresswoman from the rural, conservative Hudson Valley, to New York’s open Senate seat, potentially boosting his own prospects for election in 2010 but…