The Stupak Exodus


Do I get credit for using a biblical metaphor in reference to Stupak that doesn’t involve Judas?
For Congressman Bart Stupak’s abortion “deal” — securing an ineffectual executive order signed by the president to ostensibly prohibit the use of federal funds for abortion in accordance with the Hyde Amendment — the pro-life Democrat is now hemorrhaging [...]

And Judas Said Unto Them, “What Will You Give Me If I Betray…?”


Somewhere in Washington D.C., probably at about one in the morning, a man closed a door against the noise and sat down on his bed. From the haggard, miserable look he had worn the entire evening, I doubt that he was smiling at the darkness. In fact, as the silence closed around, the heavy and [...]