Puddles Has Problems

By: Friday June 2, 2006 7:00 pm

  I don’t know what kind of bug the Club for Growth has up its ass but I sure hope it stays there.  It seems they have decided that the boogeyman responsible for spiraling government spending is…Lincoln "Puddles" Chafee.  From the new series of Chafee attack ads they’re financing: Lincoln Chafee? / He voted for [...]


The Environmental Weenie-ism of “Puddles” Chafee

By: Wednesday May 31, 2006 3:06 pm

  (Ned Lamont is over at Kos chatting with people, go say hello.)  Writing in the Providence Journal, John E. Mulligan has a very enlightening article on Lincoln Chafee’s recent vote (along straight party lines) to kill a Democratic bill meant to limit the chlorine gas treatment of sewage: Outside a quiet Senate committee room [...]

Sierra Club: Yes, Still Wanker of the Day

By: Thursday April 20, 2006 6:00 pm

  Karl Pope, head of the Sierra Club, makes an appearance over at the Huffington Post to defend the Club’s decision to support Lincoln Chafee in the upcoming Rhode Island senate race.  He says that the statistic we reported this morning, of Chafee only having a 20% pro-environmental voting recordwas a wrong statistic, and if [...]

Wait — Don’t Open That Wallet!

By: Thursday April 20, 2006 8:30 am

  Kos tells us that despite the fact that the Sierra Club only gives Lincoln Chafee a 20% approval rating for his voting record, they are endorsing him.  Presumably because he "bucks his party" (and if he’s ever done so in a meaningful way where it wasn’t all for show on a useless vote, I’d [...]

FDL Late Nite: Feingold Plays Rochambeau With Lincoln Chafee

By: Monday March 20, 2006 10:53 pm

photo by bmcguirkLeading Democrat Russ Feingold on Charlie Rose:

I was pleased, Charlie, that Lincoln Chafee, Senator from Rhode Island, a Republican — even though he didn’t say he would vote for it he did not rule out the possibility that censure would be the right answer at some point in time.

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