Monday, January 21, 2013

Ill wind stirs: Chris Christie, Sandy, and the Tea Party

“People love his bluntness when it applies to President Obama. People don’t love his bluntness so much when it’s applied to his own party."                                            --Michael Tanner, a senior fellow at the libertarian Cato Institute

Interesting Sunday story by
The Star-Ledger's Jenna Portnoy on New Jersey's super-popular, middle of the (Republican) road governor, his reaction to his party's foot dragging on Sandy relief aid in the House, and push-back from some in the GOP's dominant right wing.  

Read it at: 
Hurricane Sandy vote shows Gov. Christie's influence has limits

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