Abandon ship: Henry Waxman to retire

posted at 12:51 pm on January 30, 2014 by Allahpundit

And so, with news swirling today that Democrats have given up on retaking the House that they lost after the ObamaCare backlash three years ago, one of the law’s architects decides to throw in the towel. Perfection.

When he goes home in January, he’ll have served 40 years in Congress. Before taking his seat in 1975, he served six years as a member of the California state legislature. His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

Since arriving in the Capitol during the Watergate-era, Waxman’s reach has extended nationally. As the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee during the George W. Bush administration, he was a pugnacious partisan who sought to hold the White House accountable. When President Barack Obama was elected, Waxman came out on top of a bitter brawl within the Democratic Caucus when he knocked off Michigan Rep. John Dingell to chair the House Energy and Commerce Committee, where he helped craft Obamacare, as well as legislation that sought to drastically slash on carbon emissions…

“I don’t accept the idea that Democrats won’t get the House back,” Waxman said. “I think that the Republicans have nothing to offer. They’re against everything. They’re against everything Obama wanted. They have no alternatives on health care policy. They have nothing to say, they have nothing to offer.”

“I just think it’s time to move on,” Waxman added.

In a separate interview, he blamed the “extremism” of tea partiers for Congress’s paralysis, a fitting farewell from a guy (a) who did more than most to make the tea-party class of 2010 possible and (b) whose idea of bipartisan compromise was ramming through on party lines a health-care boondoggle that the public has disliked since the day it was signed. Here’s a list of the many, many bills he helped write over the years. Scroll through and you’ll see this is no ordinary retirement; this is House Democrats losing one of their policy engines. It’s no ordinary retirement for the leadership, either. Waxman was, famously, one of Pelosi’s right-hand men; so was George Miller, another California Democrat who’s on his way out. Expect the Pelosi Retirement Watch to begin … well, now, actually.

An interesting footnote on Waxman: His district became more conservative after the lines were redrawn as part of the 2010 redistricting. Evidently California’s Democratic legislature decided to stick him with a few more Republican voters on the assumption that, as a state institution and perennial winner, he could handle it with no sweat. It didn’t play out that way in 2012. He won by just eight points over an independent, a scent of blood in the water that attracted newbie candidates this year. A guy who’s spent his 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, and half of his 70s winning elections isn’t going to risk leaving Congress by being ignominiously hauled out by voters, a fate that his California colleague Pete Stark — who also served 40 years in the House — suffered in 2012. You can’t fire Henry. He quits.

Exit question: When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too? Having her retire in despair of recapturing the House before the midterms would be a crushing blow to Democratic morale. I’m thinking she’ll lie low, win reelection, and then step down during the lame-duck session. Tick tock.


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Swine rejoice!!!

Much cleaner

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:52 PM

Representative Ma’am

h/t davidk (albeit unintentionally)

22044 on January 30, 2014 at 12:52 PM

He is a ROUS isn’t he?

(Rodent Of Unusual Size)

/PrincessBride

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:53 PM

Thought he would die in office…

OmahaConservative on January 30, 2014 at 12:53 PM

Thanks HotAir for putting up a pic of one of the most Vile
Cretins to ever breathe.

ToddPA on January 30, 2014 at 12:54 PM

40 years of thuggery, at the taxpayers’ tit, back into ludicrous shady businesses…

Still, on days like these one can thank the gods.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:54 PM

Wax off.

Flange on January 30, 2014 at 12:55 PM

Now, if the lady takes Carl Levin’s place, I’ll believe in heaven.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:55 PM

He’s sucked enough out of the public coffers over the past 40 years to finally retire and live high off the hog,

rplat on January 30, 2014 at 12:55 PM

Now I can die in peace!!

Deano1952 on January 30, 2014 at 12:55 PM

Well, this is a sad day. We won’t have Nostrils to put down any more.

platypus on January 30, 2014 at 12:56 PM

This is what citizen legislature is all about.

besser tot als rot on January 30, 2014 at 12:56 PM

His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

Framing material!!!

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:57 PM

In a separate interview, he blamed the “extremism” of tea partiers for Congress’s paralysis


This just in!

Boehner to adjust Republican agenda further to the left to offset loss of Waxman’s influence.

PolAgnostic on January 30, 2014 at 12:57 PM

The DemRats are fleeing the Hopey/ChangeyTitanic of Impending Doom
Sumpins!!!

canopfor on January 30, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Exit question: When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too? Having her retire in despair of recapturing the House before the midterms would be a crushing blow to Democratic morale. I’m thinking she’ll lie low, win reelection, and then step down during the lame-duck session. Tick tock.

If amnesty passes and obama’care’ bails out the ins. companies, she will be the much-deserved Speaker, again, in 2015, Jan.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:59 PM

His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

But enough about his face.

rbj on January 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM

One thing is for sure. With Barney Frank out and now Waxman if Pelosi retires Congress will be noticeably less uglier, and I don’t mean the politics.

Rocks on January 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM

When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too?

Don’t tase tease me bro.

WisRich on January 30, 2014 at 1:02 PM

2014 US elections
1h
National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore., says of 2014: ‘I think we will pick up seats’ – @frankthorpNBC
end of alert

canopfor on January 30, 2014 at 1:02 PM

Henry is a global warming “extremist”.

tim c on January 30, 2014 at 1:05 PM

No more nostrils?

Viator on January 30, 2014 at 1:05 PM

I’m thinking she’ll lie low, win reelection, and then step down during the lame-duck session. Tick tock.

SOP for a democrat. Force a special election and let the taxpayers foot the bill.

cozmo on January 30, 2014 at 1:05 PM

40 years of thuggery, at the taxpayers’ tit, back into ludicrous shady businesses…

…and lucrative too, but just for him and his…he is dirt among dirt.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:06 PM

What a shame that Michael Jackson had to pass away before Necromancer Waxman.

Jeddite on January 30, 2014 at 1:06 PM

>>His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

As grotesque as his pig face.

tyketto on January 30, 2014 at 1:06 PM

In addition to hiring grief counselors for the whole staff, MSNBC executives have also emailed contact information to the Suicide Hotline which has added personnel in anticipation of a major spike in volume.

WisRich on January 30, 2014 at 1:06 PM

His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

Which is why he is little more than a parasitic vermin with a career of advocating progressive-fascism.

Not so coincidentally, during his 40 years in political office in CA, or representing his CA district, CA fell from being one of the top 5 states in the country in terms of opportunity, education, and infrastructure to one of the bottom 5 states.

He’s part of the problem – not part of the solutions.

Athos on January 30, 2014 at 1:07 PM

Perfect picture of the witch…only the broom is missing…my friend, Bmore, for you.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:09 PM

When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too?

Depends on when her broom comes out of the shop.

Happy Nomad on January 30, 2014 at 1:11 PM

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 12:53 PM

Thanks for the mention, but I have to give a hat tip to Ditkaca…

Heading back to the Fire Swamp to spend more time with the family?

Ditkaca on January 30, 2014 at 11:30 AM

LOL.

He is a ROUS isn’t he?

(Rodent Of Unusual Size)

/PrincessBride

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 12:09 PM

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 1:12 PM

Before you all hurt yourselves doing the “happy dance” that Waxman is retiring, think about this: This is a SAFE Democrat district in California.

Waxman’s replacement will be as bad or worse.

CrazyGene on January 30, 2014 at 1:12 PM

The Nose knows when it’s time to go.

He can retire playing Maxwell in Geico commercials. Maxwell Waxman, anyone?

Steve Z on January 30, 2014 at 1:13 PM

Perfect picture of the witch…only the broom is missing…my friend, Bmore, for you.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:09 PM

Schadenfreude: Another List:)
=============================

Casualty List: 113th Congress (2013-2014)

http://www.rollcall.com/politics/casualtylist.html/

canopfor on January 30, 2014 at 1:14 PM

How many boards will he sit on starting next January? Which lobbying company (or companies) will hire him to carry water for them? What companies will he be “advising”?

Henry may be retiring from the House, but his really big paydays are just a hop and a skip ahead of him.

catsandbooks on January 30, 2014 at 1:16 PM

One thing is for sure. With Barney Frank out and now Waxman if Pelosi retires Congress will be noticeably less uglier, and I don’t mean the politics.

Rocks on January 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM

But you’ve got neo-ugly. Debbie Wasserman-Shultz at the top of the list.

Happy Nomad on January 30, 2014 at 1:16 PM

I’m depressed. Compared to Henry Waxman’s face, my bare ass looks good.

Tyrone Slothrop on January 30, 2014 at 1:16 PM

^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^PARTY TIME!!!!!!!!^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^^*^*

ConservativePartyNow on January 30, 2014 at 1:17 PM

Wonder if they will make his nostrils into a new National Park for spelunkers?

redware on January 30, 2014 at 1:18 PM

Before you all hurt yourselves doing the “happy dance” that Waxman is retiring, think about this: This is a SAFE Democrat district in California.

Waxman’s replacement will be as bad or worse.

CrazyGene on January 30, 2014 at 1:12 PM

This is true, like my future ex-Congressscumbag, Jim Misogynist Moran.
But at least the new guy loses all seniority.

22044 on January 30, 2014 at 1:18 PM

When he goes home in January, he’ll have served 40 years in Congress.

GOES HOME? HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA…

Oh, you mean “home” to K Street. That makes sense.

Marcola on January 30, 2014 at 1:19 PM

Is he planning to go the algore route and rake in piles of money from suckers while pushing globull warming?

agmartin on January 30, 2014 at 1:19 PM

Adi – FRIGGIN’ – OS!

NavyMustang on January 30, 2014 at 1:21 PM

This is true, like my future ex-Congressscumbag, Jim Misogynist Moran.
But at least the new guy loses all seniority.

22044 on January 30, 2014 at 1:18 PM

That reminds me. Not only is Gerry Connolly going to be the senior Congresscritter from Northern Virginia, he now has the honor of being the senior Congresscritter that resembles a rodent!

Happy Nomad on January 30, 2014 at 1:21 PM

“When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too?”

About 10 years after she gets voted out of office. “I’m ready for my close up Mr. DeMille”

tommyboy on January 30, 2014 at 1:21 PM

It is only January, but 11 Democrat lawmakers have said they are quitting at the end of this current term.

Sen. Max Baucus (MT)

Sen. Tom Harkin (IA)

Sen. Carl Levin (MI)

Sen. Jay Rockefeller (WV)

Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (NY)

Rep. George Miller (CA)

Rep. Jim Moran (VA)

Rep. Jim Matheson (UT)

Rep. Mike McIntyre (NC)

Rep. Bill Owens (NY)

Rep. Henry Waxman (CA)

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:22 PM

GOES HOME? HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA…

Oh, you mean “home” to K Street. That makes sense.

Marcola on January 30, 2014 at 1:19 PM

Yeah, they never go back to their “home.”

Happy Nomad on January 30, 2014 at 1:22 PM

Levin, Harkin, Rockefeller, Moran, Waxman…wow, the House promises to get a tad less stinky…cadavers departing…ahead of hearses being drawn.

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:24 PM

Under Nancy Pelosi’s “leadership” as Speaker of the House (1/3/2007 – 1/2/2011):

1) Debt increased $5.3 TRILLION

2) Employment decreased 6.7 Million

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 1:24 PM

Good retirement, Henry. Try to keep your nose clean.

HumpBot Salvation on January 30, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Schadenfreude on January 30, 2014 at 1:22 PM

Rats fleeing the latrine.

HumpBot Salvation on January 30, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Before you all hurt yourselves doing the “happy dance” that Waxman is retiring, think about this: This is a SAFE Democrat district in California.

Waxman’s replacement will be as bad or worse.

CrazyGene on January 30, 2014 at 1:12 PM

But his replacement won’t be Chair or Ranking Member of any committees, until he/she moves up the pecking order.

Steve Z on January 30, 2014 at 1:26 PM

So, who’s going to be the ugliest man in the Senate, then?

HiJack on January 30, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Expect the Pelosi Retirement Watch to begin … well, now, actually.

She’s not going to retire. She’s going to be embalmed.

Oh, wait. Too late.

nukemhill on January 30, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Thanks HotAir for putting up a pic of one of the most Vile
Cretins to ever breathe.

ToddPA on January 30, 2014 at 12:54 PM

And, he breathes pretty darn well w/ those nasal passages…

Static21 on January 30, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Forty years in Congress? Then how did he have time to play Fire Marshall Bill, on ‘In Living Color’ from 1990 to 1994?

Wallythedog on January 30, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Average monthly change in employment:
2007-2010 Speaker Nancy Pelosi: (↓)-140k/month
2011-2013 Speaker John Boehner: (↑)+148k/month

ITguy on January 30, 2014 at 1:30 PM

But his replacement won’t be Chair or Ranking Member of any committees, until he/she moves up the pecking order.

Steve Z on January 30, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Precisely.

We have Moran, Miller, Waxman, and now Colin Peterson in MN talking about retirement.

That’s four very senior Dems. These are guys who would expect to be in leadership positions if the Dems regained the House majority.

So this telegraphs, not only do they know they aren’t taking back the House this year, I’m betting they have given up on 2016, too.

Missy on January 30, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Good riddance to ratface.Just wonder what loon will replace him.

jeffinsjvca on January 30, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Sorry, CrazyGene, but it took 40 years and 20 elections for Congresscritter “Nostril” Waxman to get that bad. It takes years on the dark side to develop that much sheer negative energy, so his replacement will be just beginning.

Gebirgsjager on January 30, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Mr Waxman’s Career Phases:
Hack; Hackier; Hackiest.

Enjoy leaving the spotlight. Feral hog-nosed parasite.

orangemtl on January 30, 2014 at 1:35 PM

Is he planning to go the algore route and rake in piles of money from suckers while pushing globull warming?

agmartin on January 30, 2014 at 1:19 PM

Liberals think the weakening of Earths’ magnetic field is caused by humans.
He wants to get in early on the magnet cap and trade scam.

MichaelGabriel on January 30, 2014 at 1:37 PM

Reading the WaPo spin on this now. In the comments, one of Henry’s nostrils makes this observation:

He’s an ugly old guy who accomplished some wonderful things during his long tenure. He’s an example of what is good about government. It seems obvious that “he’s just ready to stop”, because he did. He will be sorely missed.

Next, lostmotherland checks in:

The house does NOT represent the American people – it represents the effects of gerrymandering, nothing more.

“IT BURNS!”

Del Dolemonte on January 30, 2014 at 1:38 PM

he’ll have served 40 years in Congress. Before taking his seat in 1975, he served six years as a member of the California state legislature. His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

Grotesque maybe but proof of one thing…….

Crime does, indeed, pay.

Happy Nomad on January 30, 2014 at 1:39 PM

The house does NOT represent the American people – it represents the effects of gerrymandering, nothing more.

This isn’t even logical. Let’s say you’re right and it’s merely gerrymandering. What put the GOP in the position to redistrict? Taking over the state legislatures.

IOW the people decided they wanted the GOP in power in their state. Then they went on to vote for GOP candidates in their US House districts.

Missy on January 30, 2014 at 1:41 PM

Casualty List: 113th Congress (2013-2014)

http://www.rollcall.com/politics/casualtylist.html/

canopfor on January 30, 2014 at 1:14 PM

Hmmm, that’s interesting. There are 10 R’s retiring from the House compared to 7 D’s. I wonder if the R’s are facing TEA party challengers or what their stories are if not.

Kafir on January 30, 2014 at 1:44 PM

Is Waxman the only Ferengi elected to Congress? I’m very concerned that he won’t be able to join the lobbyist corps (pronounced “corpse,” in this case) for long enough to reach the $100 million in estate value!

ExpressoBold on January 30, 2014 at 1:45 PM

Way past time.

sadatoni on January 30, 2014 at 1:54 PM

The nose knows.

Good Lt on January 30, 2014 at 1:58 PM

Looks like a character from the Lord of the Rings movie. And I don’t mean one of the cute hobbits.

bluegill on January 30, 2014 at 1:59 PM

I like Ace’s headline.

Henry Waxman To Retire, Saying He Wants to Spend More Time With Children, Frightening Them With His Monsterface

jawkneemusic on January 30, 2014 at 2:00 PM

A guy who’s spent his 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, and half of his 70s winning elections isn’t going to risk leaving Congress by being ignominiously hauled out by voters, a fate that his California colleague Pete Stark — who also served 40 years in the House — suffered in 2012. You can’t fire Henry. He quits.

While it would have been nice to see Waxman get the boot, I doubt a conservative-ish person would have outed him. It would probably have been another younger, more “dynamic” Democrat. That’s exactly what happened to Stark. He lost to a new, fresh-faced 33 year-old Democrat in the general election (I guess California has open primaries now, and the ones who move on to the general are the ones who finish in the top two -so expect to see a lot more D on D electoral violence in the future out of CA).

So, similar to what happened to “Fortney”, the voters of Waxman’s district would have probably replaced an old bureausclerotic, fossilized socialist with a young, fresh-faced socialist who will be there for another 20+ years. Same socialism, different demographic.

djm1992 on January 30, 2014 at 2:01 PM

Oh lord – watch Alec Baldwin run for this spot…..

redguy on January 30, 2014 at 2:11 PM

When I was a kid a source of amusement for my friends and me was to set a long-existing brush pile on fire and stand back and pick off fleeing rats with .22s. We’d do the same thing at the dump from time-to-time, but folks would get pretty pi**ed about setting fires there. So, anyways …

Now that Waxman is leaving Congress I wonder what kind of fun could be had as the likes of lostnutsack, verbaldeuce, nonparticular, and libsfreeze-in-globull-warming flee their trollish existence within those cavernous nostrils.

M240H on January 30, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Wow! What timing! I just set an appointment with an exterminator to rid my house of a rat problem. Coincidence?

anuts on January 30, 2014 at 2:20 PM

Lucifer calling him home?

Murphy9 on January 30, 2014 at 2:25 PM

To poorly paraphrase the Beatles:

He is the pigman-

woooooooo!

He is the pigman-

wooooooo!

He was the pigman-

Goo goo g’bye!

Well that’s one bloated, swinefaced bag of vomit gone. May future generations deem their morning b.m.s “waxmans” to show proper respect for the (dis)service this awful creature has inflicted upon our once great republic.

Now we need the creepy nevadan pederast (oh, sorry- alleged pederast) ruining things over in the senate and the demented plastic hag from San Francisco to get gone, and things will markedly improve.

GrassMudHorsey on January 30, 2014 at 2:26 PM

I rarely engage in vituperation, but considering the number of names he’s called law-abiding gun owners over the years;

Don’t let the door hit you in the a$$ on your way out, you p***k.

clear ether

eon

eon on January 30, 2014 at 2:38 PM

OT, but you know AllahPundit won’t resist this:

Mittmentum!

Chris of Rights on January 30, 2014 at 2:53 PM

“When he goes home in January, he’ll have served 40 years in Congress.”

We are +$17 Trillion dollars in debt thanks to him…

… and he just gets to retire and go home?

Seven Percent Solution on January 30, 2014 at 3:01 PM

FANTASTIC!!!

Texas Gal on January 30, 2014 at 3:06 PM

Hmmm, that’s interesting. There are 10 R’s retiring from the House compared to 7 D’s. I wonder if the R’s are facing TEA party challengers or what their stories are if not.

Kafir on January 30, 2014 at 1:44 PM

.Spencer Bachus was getting primaried and was facing allegations of insider trading. That district is the most Republican leaning in the country. There are currently 7 R’s that have filed to run, with no D’s having filed.

.Bachmann wasn’t getting primaried. That district is fairly Republican. There are 3 R’s that have filed to run so far, including Tom Emmer who was the nominee for governor in 2010.

.Not sure about Campbell, but his district went Romney with 55% and so far no D’s have filed to run.

.Coble was in his 80′s and had a couple of primary challengers. 8 R’s have filed to run as well as 3 D’s.

.Gerlach had a 56% conservative voting record and was one of the most liberal/moderates R’s in the house. Swing district with 1 R and 1 D having filed to run

.Griffin was part of the big freshmen wave of 2010. Young children he wants to spend more time with. District went Romney with 55%. 3 R’s filed to run, 1 D.

.Latham was one of Boehner’s closest allies. Swing district in which 5 R’s have filed to run, with only 2 D’s having filed so far.

.McKeon retired due to frustration at the House GOP members that are opposed to the House GOP leadership. Slight GOP leaning district where 3 D’s have filed to run and only 2 R’s have.

.Runyan retired due to frustration at the government shutdown. Swing district in which 5 R’s have filed to run, including Steve Lonegan.

.Wolf retired to spend time on ending Christian persecution in the Middle East. Swing district went Romney with 49.9%. 5 D’s have filed to run and 3 R’s have filed.

topdawg on January 30, 2014 at 3:16 PM

Mofo looks like Nosferatu, only with a more vicious streak.

But what difference does it make, all in all? Mexifornia will elect another nasty and unpreposessing leftist POS to take Waxman’s place.

clear quadruped

Elephant

MisterElephant on January 30, 2014 at 3:19 PM

NA NA NA NA
NA NA NA NA
HEEEEEEY, GOODBYE!

Christien on January 30, 2014 at 3:29 PM

Dem leadership in the House doesn’t bother me, but GOP leadership is a disgrace. They all need to be primaried.

Wigglesworth on January 30, 2014 at 3:35 PM

Nostrildamus

txag92 on January 30, 2014 at 3:59 PM

In today’s news:

Nose gets ready to blow. Waxman on the wane.

The Evil Doctor K on January 30, 2014 at 4:07 PM

Good riddance.

COgirl on January 30, 2014 at 4:10 PM

Sandra Fluke to run for Waxman’s vacant seat.

Now that is a whore I could get behind!

Murphy9 on January 30, 2014 at 4:11 PM

Mr Botched nose-job is not ‘retiring’. He’s un-electing himself so voters cant do it.

TX-96 on January 30, 2014 at 4:17 PM

The wingless bat exits. Yip!

faol on January 30, 2014 at 4:17 PM

Exit question: When does Nancy announce that she’s riding off into the sunset too? Having her retire in despair of recapturing the House before the midterms would be a crushing blow to Democratic morale. I’m thinking she’ll lie low, win reelection, and then step down during the lame-duck session. Tick tock.

There is no reason for Nancy Pelosi to announce her retirement.

Pelosi does minimal campaigning in San Francisco, so it’s not like she has to actually do any work to retain her seat in Congress.

Not having to campaign in San Francisco, allows Nancy Pelosi to use the campaign money she raises to support other Democrat Candidates win their Congressional races in other parts of the country so these candidates can vote for Pelosi to be Speaker of the House.

And if the San Francisco Republican party is so weak that it hasn’t even recruited a candidate to run against Pelosi, then Pelosi will waltz back to Congress without even having to defend her record at all. Very sad!

The signature gathering period for Congressional candidates to get on the ballot in California began in December. The deadline to get on the ballot for the June 3rd Primary in California is March 7.

If you want a Republican candidate to hold Nancy Pelosi accountable in 2014, apply pressure to the Republican party at the Local, State, and National levels.

wren on January 30, 2014 at 4:21 PM

See ya, Wormtail.

flipflop on January 30, 2014 at 4:25 PM

His entire adult life from the age of 29 has been spent in government. Grotesque.

same as Joe Biden

DanMan on January 30, 2014 at 4:26 PM

The results of the Henry Waxman-Alan Colmes “ugliest man in the known universe” contest are in… they both win.

Moose Drool on January 30, 2014 at 5:08 PM

Nostrildamus wants to spend more time with his Manson Family.

viking01 on January 30, 2014 at 5:19 PM

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