For those keeping score, there have been seven special elections for U.S. House seats since the president's inauguration 16 months ago: NY20, IL5, CA32, CA10, NY23, FL19, and PA12. Democrats have won all seven -- Steve Benen Washington Monthly.
In April, the Republican National Committee spent more than two grand on softball equipment. Now, if they could only find a leader who can teach them how to play ball.
Quote: Susan B. Anthony, a lifelong Quaker, included Mormons, Catholics, Christians, Jews and atheists in her movement. But she firmly believed that religion had no place in politics. "I dislike those who know so well what God wants them to do," she said, "because I notice it always coincides with their own desires."
Rand Paul. (That just about says it all.)