Satirical Political Report: Newt proposes replacing Janitor in a Drum® with poor children in a drum.
Political Animal: In Rick Perry’s America, the Supreme Court only has eight justices.
The Impolitic: Congressional Republicans, including House and Senate leadership, could not identify a single small business owner hurt by the proposed millionaire surtax.
Speaking of which, your quote of the day: “Neil Harl, an Iowa State University economist whose tax advice has made him a household name among Midwest farmers, said he had searched far and wide but had never found a farm lost because of estate taxes." (David Cay Johnston, April 2001)
Guest blogging Mike's Blog Round Up today is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.