Honey, we shrunk the Obama agenda

November 4, 2009

The Democratic spin on losing the governorships of Virginia and New Jersey is this : All politics are local. A weak candidate in one state, an unpopular governor in the other. Plus voters are cranky about the economy. No broader conclusions should be drawn. Now let's move forward and go pass healthcare, OK, America?

Chris Christie grapples with his inner Jamie Dimon

January 9, 2014

In an uncanny replay of the JPMorgan CEO’s Whale fiasco, the New Jersey boss followed his own “tempest in a teapot” moment with a mea culpa for “stupid” behavior. Christie even has an Ina Drew to blame. Like Dimon, the governor needs to own up to a culture he engendered.