Thursday, October 8, 2009

Not Crap: Dick Durbin says what goes without saying about ACORN

Final installment, for now, of the anti-anti-ACORN series: it's a triptych, I guess.

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Crap/Not Crap: CBO qua Scoreboard

If it's true that the country is paying unusually close attention to the sausage-making vagaries of health care legislation, is it any wonder that CBO "scoring" has become a focal discourse throughout the health care debate, and an effective bludgeoning tool of the deficit hawks? It's, like, the closest thing to a "scoreboard" available to political news consumers, right?