Hullabaloo: "I have long agreed with the old saying that if you want to kill the snake you've gotta go for the head. In the case of the modern Republican Party, it's a four headed hydra consisting of Karl Rove (strategy), Tom DeLay (party enforcer), Ralph Reed (christian right) and Grover Norquist (movement organizer.) They all interact with one another at the nexus of K Street and the RNC. They may be taken down by one guy -- their good friend, ex uber-lobbyist, Jack Abramoff. (Uncle Karl, of course, is likely in even deeper shit.)
"The Democrats have never exploited (or never been able to exploit) the sheer criminality of this gang. "
Nixon was laid low by two enterprising metro reporters at the Washington Post, cooperating with Deep Throat, an FBI official with envy and a conscience.
Could men so powerful actually run afoul of the legal system?