The trite joke used to be that right-wing zealots would look for communists under the bed. A pair of political commentators writing at Bloomberg.com apparently can find them at the Cato Institute.
There is more bad news for the administration, as a new Quinnipiac University poll shows that Obama has been determined to be the worst president since World War II, surpassing even President George W. Bush, who left the office with only a 34-percent approval rating, according to Gallup.
In the wake of revelations that Senator Thad Cochran’s June 24 primary runoff victory over Chris McDaniel was cemented with vicious race-baiting radio ads and illegal Democrat cross-over voting comes another shocking allegation: A black reverend claims that he was part of a Cochran campaign operation to illegally buy the votes of black Mississippians.
Timothy Murray claims that his primary opponent, Rep. Frank Lucas (R-Okla.), is dead and has been replaced by a robot.
A recent study found that Mississippi is the most corrupt state in the union. Now revelations about race-baiting, voting irregularities, and other violations of election law relating to the state’s June 24 GOP primary runoff have many critics wondering if Senator Thad Cochran’s narrow victory in it isn’t just the latest chapter in that corruption.