Ed Driscoll

Lautenberg Dusts Off The Chickenhawk Slur Again

Back in early July, Jim Geraghty wrote:

One of the best side-effects of the Edwards pick is that it officially ends the chickenhawk argument and the Democrats’ sudden insistence that a president needs combat experience. Bush’s Air National Guard training, whether you think it’s easy or hard work, is more than Edwards did.

Betsy Newmark notes that somebody should tell Frank Lautenberg–that’s at least twice now he’s tried this sophistic attack.