The standard must be set and it’s important to send the message on behalf of all taxpayers that this sort of behavior is simply not OK. Taxpayers have already been taken advantage of enough by Sen. Landrieu and her Democrat colleagues without having them use taxpayers’ hard-earned money as their own private re-election piggy bank.
Mary Landrieu’s track record of supporting questionable Obama nominees took another blow Monday when cop-killer defender Debo Adegbile withdrew his nomination for a Department of Justice post. Senator Landrieu went against the wishes of law enforcement to vote to confirm Mr. Adegbile, who voluntarily defended cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal in 1981.
It's time the media holds Mary Landrieu accountable for the promises she makes to Louisiana voters. First she was able to blow past the deadline she herself set to release her Chartergate report. No one forced Landrieu to make Sept. 8 a deadline - she chose that date because that was a realistic timeline to produce a report.