Bending the Third Rail
Because We Should, We Can, We Do
Monday, January 09, 2006
Media Focus
Just so you know why in the near future the media focus will be on the Alito nomination:

Republican officials say they are so worried about the Abramoff problem that they are now inclined to stoke a fight with Democrats over the confirmation of Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court in an effort to turn the page from the lobbying investigation.

The White House is worried. That may be part of Cheney's current health problems.