Seaguewaying from Mr. Soprano to the man whom the President has nicknamed Fredo….
Last night the Democrats’ attempt to express "no confidence" in Attorney General Alberto Gonzales failed (LINK), though it should be said that 53 Senators — including 7 Republicans — saying they don’t trust him, hardly anything to crow about.
Gangsta-rap-wise…..Timbaland, the fundraiser for Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, got himself into some trouble during a bar brawl in Germany (LINK)
As for the presidential candidate who loves to recite lines from The Godfather (LINK), this morning in Bedford, NH, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani introcuced what he called "Twelve Commitments to the American People." They are:
"I will keep America on offense in the Terrorists’ War on Us.
"I will end illegal immigration, secure our borders, and identify every non-citizen in our nation.
"I will restore fiscal discipline and cut wasteful Washington spending.
"I will cut taxes and reform the tax code.
"I will impose accountability on Washington.
"I will lead America towards energy independence.
"I will give Americans more control over, and access to, healthcare with affordable and portable free-market solutions.
"I will increase adoptions, decrease abortions, and protect the quality of life for our children.
"I will reform the legal system and appoint strict constructionist judges.
"I will ensure that every community in America is prepared for terrorist attacks and natural disasters.
"I will provide access to a quality education to every child in America by giving real school choice to parents.
"I will expand America’s involvement in the global economy and strengthen our reputation around the world."
He will spend much of the summer detailing the Big 12.