Arlen Specter Goes Rogue as the PA Dem Primary Heats Up

specter sestak Ah yes, spring is in the air: the budding of the foliage, the nice warm breeze and of course, primary season. Here in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Democratic Primary, just over a week away on May 18th, is heating up. Former Republican turned Democrat Arlen Specter is in a tight race with current PA Congressman Joe Sestak for the chance to be the Democrat's candidate for Senate in the November election.

Ah yes, spring is in the air: the budding of the foliage, the nice warm breeze and of course, primary season. Here in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Democratic Primary, just over a week away on May 18th, is heating up. Former Republican turned Democrat Arlen Specter is in a tight race with current PA Congressman Joe Sestak for the chance to be the Democrat's candidate for Senate in the November election.

The New John McCain Denies Ever Being a Maverick

How desperate is John McCain to hold off primary challenger J.D. Hayworth and hang on to his Senate seat? On Fox News Sunday today McCain denied that he ever was a maverick. Now McCain claims that he is not a maverick, but, "what I was saying was that I have considered myself a person who's a fighter." It is so mavericky to deny ever being a maverick.

The Establishment Lines Up Against the Tea Party as Jeb Bush Endorses John McCain

Even though the far right is trying their best to unseat John McCain, the Republican establishment continues to line up behind him, as today Jeb Bush endorsed McCain over his primary challenger J.D. Hayworth. Bush said, "John is a proven conservative leader committed to reducing taxes, fighting wasteful spending and keeping America safe." McCain is calling in lots of favoring and showing why the tea party movement has little chance of overthrowing the GOP establishment.