Silver Lining in a Sea of Red
Every single House Republican voted against the Pork Package. Er, the stimulus bill. Then again, the damn thing still passed. Here's what Nancy Pelosi had to say:
"The ship of state is difficult to turn," said the California Democrat. "But that is what we must do. That is what President Obama called us to do in his inaugural address."
True that. But the ship of state isn't at all hard to scuttle -- which is exactly what is going to happen if we keep spending like this.