mm310: There’s still time to Impeach!

March 9, 2008

MUDGE’s Musings

From a site we’ve looked at before (here, and here), and which we proudly display in our blogroll, one that always pussyfoots and minces words addemoticons08047.gif, The Smirking Chimp, comes an intriguing analysis of the Democratic party’s continuing challenge.

The Smirking Chimp

Democrats: Impeach, or Face Humiliation in November

by R.W. Behan | March 7, 2008 – 4:45pm

If the Democrats persist in stonewalling the impeachment of George Bush and Richard Cheney, they invite a humiliating defeat in the presidential election this fall.

For more than a year, the Democrats have gamed the system of Constitutional democracy, refusing to impeach—“It would be too divisive”—in order to assure a Democratic victory in 2008. But the year produced some surprises, and now their scheme stands an excellent chance of backfiring.

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