"To hold reign over the bully pulpit and not use it to cry out against even basic injustices is to neglect a key mission of the one who holds the Office of the President."
Before John Ensign resigned as Nevada's junior senator on May 3, the Republican faced a Senate Ethics Committee investigation into a possibly illegal cover-up that followed an affair between Ensign and Cindy Hampton.
This week I've picked a broad array of topics from the Twitterverse of followers of @bamransom, including life, foreign policy, Sen. Ensign and Nevada, the debt "bomb" and the Department of Energy.
OPEN THREAD: Scandal-Plagued Grandmother, Disheveled Socialist, Three Others Debate in Vegas | Guy Benson
Horror: Palestinian Terrorist Slams Into Israeli Pedestrians With Car, Wields Meat Cleaver | Guy Benson
Pentagon Wants to Bring Gitmo Prisoners to Colorado, Local Official Says They Want to 'Create Destruction' | Cortney O'Brien