Mama Deb (mamadeb) wrote,
Mama Deb
mamadeb

So. Harriet Meirs withdrew.

Very wise on the Bush front, I think. There was an excellent chance that she would not have been confirmed, and that would have been very bad for the administration. She was a mistake on their part in the first place, unless she makes the next candidate more palatable just by comparison, and that was their plan.

I don't think they're quite that machiavellian.

Now we'll see who's next. And that someone should be judged on their merits, not on Meirs'.
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