"Mook" is the word for this week. And here's our Mook of the Week.
Who raised the federal debt ceiling to $7.4 trillion and blew through it so fast that he's got to raise it again?
- This week, Republicans are raising the federal debt limit by $800 billion. It will be the third time the Bush administration has had to request a higher debt limit since 2002.
Our Mook of the Week.
That article reported the goings-on a week after last year's election. Here's part of the answer Hastert's buddies are coming up with now.
That's right. Sell off the nation's assets to the highest bidder! Capitalism at work! Free marketeering!
The answer is sending a new Congress to work in November 2006.
This mook has been a miserable failure by any measure.