Friday, January 28, 2005


Hillary's Party


Harold Ickes, a leading Democratic activist and former aide to President Clinton, said Friday he is backing Howard Dean to be chairman of the Democratic National Committee — giving a powerful boost to the front-runner.
The New Moderate Party today confirmed its nomination for president of party co-founder, Hillary Clinton, who is widely expected to make an official announcement tomorrow confirming John McCain as her running mate.
A Dean nomination would be one more confirmation that the Dems have chosen to move further left. Hillary might personally prefer such a philosophy, but her greater preference is to be elected first. And if her current horse can't carry her there....