Lets go back in time to, say, two weeks ago….
That’s when Adam Nagourney wrote this little piece in the NYT likening the ’06 Mid-Term Election to that milestone event in ’94. But then, are the dynamics that different this year? How much has the conservative revolution really changed?
I mean, if you just remove one letter, and replace one leading Congressional face with another (Foley are Newt being virtual look-alikes, anyway), is it that big a difference?
(By the way, today’s rumor is that Hastert wants to re-use the “CWA” slogan again …once he figures a way to switch the “W” to a “Y.”)
(image 1: John Duricka/AP. 1994. nyt.com. image 2: Marc Serota/Reuters. February 21, 2006. Miami, Florida. via YahooNews.)