As I sit here watching another rainy summer day go by, I find my thoughts unaccountably turning to the legislative session that just ended. I find myself trying to think of all the possible reasons why this session turned out as crazy as it did.
I understand that money is tight. I understand that politicians, by virtue of their trade, never want to actually be pinned down to anything that might cost them a vote or lose them a contribution. I understand that statesmen are the exception and not the rule in politics. But still, am I the only oneContinue reading →