Scozzafava’s Parting Shot Inadvertently Revealing
Whatever happens in New York’s District 23 election tomorrow, Dede Scozzafava’s endorsement of her Democrat (former) rival will only confirm the reservations
The Republican nominee, State Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava, on Sunday endorsed the Democrat in the race, Bill Owens, after coaxing from the White House.
of her critics about her Republican/conservative credentials, especially as she made the cross party endorsement at the urging of President Obama.
After this little turn of events, even those of us who would probably not be considered very conservative now wonder what the president could have talked her into had she stayed in the race and won the Congressional seat. Cap and Trade? A second stimulus package? Ever more bailouts and pork-laden budgets? One’s wallet cringes at the thought.
Political vocabulary bonus courtesy Mark Steyn: DIABLO – “Democrat In All But Label Only”