"Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it." - Murlowski quoting President Eisenhower while studiously ignoring her stuffed pocketbook.
Alaskan Senator Lisa Murkowski is pimping an amendment to throttle any potential EPA regulation of emissions of... wait for it... the very same folks who have, all told, contributed over $388,946 in campaign funds to her war chest.
Just once I'd like a politician to honestly surprise us by maybe being just a little bit less obvious: but guess maybe this is, after all, "transparency in government."
"The EPA administrator's move has thrown open the door ... setting the stage for backdoor bureaucratic intrusion into the lives of Americans on an unprecedented scale." - Murkowski singing the Teabagger Theme Song