Hours after the Kansas governor expressed frustration that so much National Guard equipment is half a world away in Iraq, Bush announced he would visit Greensburg and "insert" himself in the story.
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Time and time again, Democratic leaders have sought to accommodate the conservative Republican minority and craft compromise legislation. And in almost every case, it has led to bad or no results.
People still drive with high gas prices because they have no choice -- not out of blind love for a vehicle. We don't have policies to provide accessible, affordable alternative fuels and mass transit options.
Do not believe that successful reform requires sucking up to the few very loud people who are apoplectic about amnesty. The voters simply aren't buying what the wannabe border militiamen are selling.
We could have a major breakthrough right now, but instead, the White House is proposing more talking, while making it sound like a bold proposal.
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