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Illinois Ends Blagojevich Farce

As I watched the Senate deliver it’s damning verdict live via C-Span, I was reminded of the credo of former US Supreme Court Justice Brandeis – “sunshine is the best disinfectant”. A philosophy that ex Governor, now plain – Mr Blagojevich, would never support.

In A League of His Own

In correctly assessing the public mood and the issue upon which to construct his campaign for “Change” in Washington, Barack Obama displayed an uncanny sense of being at one with the people. Such a connectivity is the liveblood of every successful politican. Contrary to the McCain campaign, the Obama juggernaut has been brilliantly managed in every respect.

VP Checked / Now for Checkmate!

If the American people ever wanted or needed further proof or confirmation of the judgement skills of Senator Barack Obama, it arrived impressively, on the twenty third day of August 2008, in Springfield Illinois. Perhaps within metres of where Abraham Lincoln stood. One thing we did learn during the campaign, is that whenever Obama is involved, substance is always supported with just the right balance of imagery. American voters have much to look forward to as his policy decisions unfold and bear fruit with the same sense of surety as his campaign.

Wright says response political

Wright Defends Sermons, Calls Uproar Unfair, Response Political By Kim Chipman April 25 (Bloomberg) — Barack Obama ‘s former pastor, the Reverend Jeremiah Wright, said passages of his sermons that caused an uproar were taken out of context and the Illinois senator’s denunciation of those statements doesn’t bother him because he understands it’s politics. “He says […]