AP: Senate Dem leaders plan to seat Burris, possibly today
What – you didn’t really expect for them to have backbones made of more than jello, did you?
I wonder how much the racial angle played into this, especially considering the loaded terms Rep. Rush has been using lately (“lynch” “hang” “plantation”), or if this is more of a thing of just wanting to get this taken care of and out of the way so the negative press will ebb.
Either way, looks like the indicted corruptocrat Governor in Illinois got his way.
And the beat goes on.
Related: (Cough) – Reid vows to lead till at least 2015 (via Memeo)