26 January 2012 0 Comments

Rick Santorum’s Negatives Part 19: Arlen Specter

Politico (15 Jan 2012) has an excellent summary of one of the main reasons that Rick Santorum received 797,000 fewer votes in 2006 than 2000. Rick Santorum cites then Senate Judiciary Chair Arlen Specter’s support for Justice Roberts and Justice Alito.A Senator Pat Toomey would have, also, supported them, though. The pedal to the metal […]

20 January 2012 0 Comments

Rick Santorum’s Negatives Part 10: K Street Project

Politico reports  Rick Santorum Ultimate DC Insider (6 Jan. 2012): “Santorum was popular with most of his GOP colleagues, emerging as the No. 3 Senate Republican, and he briefly considered a run for Senate GOP leader. He played a key role in the so-called “K Street Project,” an effort by top Republicans on Capitol Hill […]