President Obama and his party had a bad case of the Mondays. Senate Democrats lost their prized recruit in South Dakota, despite intense effort to clear the path for her. Worse, a new poll showed Gabriel Gomez neck and neck with Ed Markey - who appears to be in danger of letting the Massachusetts Special Election slip away from Democrats.
And that was the good news.
Over the last few weeks, we have seen an incredible momentum in support of H. Res. 36—from the grassroots, the media, and Members of both the House and Senate. However, House Speaker John Boehner still does not think the issue rises to the level of requiring a special investigative committee—even after the explosive revelations made during last week’s congressional hearing by heroic whistleblowers who risked both their careers and reputations in order to do the right thing