Monday, May 23

FURTHER ON THE REPUBLICAN CAVE-IN IN THE U.S. SENATE

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), on the heels of knocking out his counterpart, Bill Frist (R-TN), made the following triumphant, snickering statement, according to this FOX News report, on the announcement of the Senate compromise agreement reached early this evening: We have sent President George Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney and the radical right of the Republican party an undeniable message ... the abuse of power will not be tolerated.