The Contrition of John Cornyn

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Dec. 16 2010 9:36 AM

The Contrition of John Cornyn

The head of the NRSC remarks on the unpleasantness that came after he announced he'd vote against his own earmarks.

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This is spin, sure, but the shock is real from Republicans who've seen eamarking become so toxic that they can be punished for non-ridiculous requests they made in old legislation.

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics