Haven’t Seen Anyone Else Doing This
President Bush apparently believes that political capital is for spending, and that spending will generate more political capital. He may be right. Read this bit by Peter Ferrara in today’s NRO. Bush is jumping up and down on the Third Rail of American politics, and chanting “neener.”
Compare that to Bill Clinton, who shoved all his capital under the mattress, in case anyone ever found out about the intern under the desk.