Virginia Aftershock, A South Floridian’s View

Yesterday, the D.C. establishment was shocked by House Republican Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s primary loss. Here are some random thoughts from South Florida. This upset serves as a good reminder of the three important lessons that all incumbents need to learn: • It is a privilege to serve your constituents. As Tip O’Neil once said, …

Morning Musings

Virginia Earthquake I: If you are a Member of Congress and the morning of any election you’re schmoozing with fat cat D.C. lobbyists, rather than working your Congressional District – as Eric Cantor did yesterday – then you’re completely out of touch with your voters and, yes, a large chunk of the nation. As for the …