Jim Marshall, Iraq War Hawk, Takes Over US Institute of Peace

By: Friday September 14, 2012 1:41 pm

This isn’t all that important, but what the heck, it’s Friday afternoon, and I think this little story is indicative of the funhouse mirror that is Washington, DC. Jim Marshall, a former Blue Dog Democratic House member from Georgia, was picked to become the President and CEO of the US Institute of Peace. I suppose [...]

ConservaDems Run Ads Trashing Pelosi

By: Wednesday October 13, 2010 2:04 pm

I hopped on a conference call with Nancy Pelosi a little late today, and didn’t find much to report. She was focused on the election and the choice voters have to face, and didn’t want to hear much about dissension within the Democratic ranks. Someone asked a question about members running away from the health [...]