Whenever Pat Robertson jumps in you know a story has jumped the shark …
Elections Have Consequences
Florida Gov. Rick Scott gives in, tells Associated Press he now wants to negotiate with the federal government on implementing Obamacare. “The election is over and President Obama won,” Scott said. “I’m responsible for the families of Florida … If I can get to yes, I want to get to yes.”
Promise or Threat?
Texas will not secede. “Gov. Perry believes in the greatness of our Union and nothing should be done to change it,” his press secretary says. “But he also shares the frustrations many Americans have with our federal government.”
Yeah, This’ll Work
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has a plan to fix the GOP — say you are changing economic policies without changing economic policies (Slate’s Matthew Yglesias)
So How Did You Lose Iowa and New Hampshire?
Paul Ryan: “When we saw the turnout that was occurring in urban areas that was unprecedented. It did come as a bit of a shock. So those are the toughest losses to have – the ones that catch you by surprise.”