Sen. Jim Inhofe, quoted in today's Tulsa World, has offered a blunt assessment of President Bush's declining political power.
Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, and aide Karl Rove were on Capitol Hill yesterday to push the President's immigration plan. "Here it comes, [the] full-court press," Inhofe told the World. "And it was the biggest nothing."
Well put, Sen. Inhofe. But let's not confine this dismissive description to the immigration bill.
The "biggest nothing" is a useful way of describing a large part of the Bush agenda—six years of the "biggest nothing."