Look, wrote Lois Lerner, echoing Horace Greeley, my view is that Lincoln was our worst president not our best. He should [have] let the [S]outh go. We really do seem to have 2 totally different mindsets. Greeley, editor of the New York Tribune, was referring to Southern secessionist states when he urged President-elect Lincoln to let the erring sisters go in peace.
Wichita State removes pews, alter from chapel to accommodate Muslims. The school wanted a "faith neutral" chapel.
While the popular press is in a projectile sweat over the coming elections for Speaker of the House - both internally to the Republicans and then to the House as a whole - the campaign for the Democratic nominee for President is getting more and more interesting.
Fall is always a busy time on Capitol Hill. Members usually wait for this time of year to consider the most controversial and thorny issues like appropriation bills to keep the government open and tax legislation that expires at the end of the year.