How about this, Mr. President, let’s do a trade just like in baseball. One that will make you forget that deal with Sammy Sosa. We trade John McCain, Susan Collins and a Congressman to be named later for Joe Lieberman and, just making it official for his last 6 months in office, Zell Miller. No shift in balance of power, just a little honesty and some deadweight off our hands next Republican Senate primary.
The Kerry Spot on National Review Online
The one Democrat who seemed to anything positive to say about Bush’s speech was Sen. Joe Lieberman of Connecticut.
“Obviously, there are no guarantees, but he did what he had to do,” Lieberman said. “He’s shoring up American support and reminding us why we must win this battle against the terrorists and the Baathists. Let’s not be a chorus of doubters to undermine the support of the American people. This is the test. If we don’t win in Iraq, we’re going to feel it a lot closer to home.”