>> Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Shorter Bobo: passing a health care bill that might only have been able to get a 59-41 supermajority in the Senate would be "political suicide." Going into the midterms having failed to pass substantial legislation, on the other hand, would be political gold -- just like 1994! Also, I was assigned Hobbes in college. No, the famous original cover has nothing to do with Obama, but I thought I'd mention it anyway.