With Lieberman about to retire, would that officially make Feinstein the most useless deep-blue-state senator who caucuses with Democrats? Hard to think of another candidate with her credentials. While I’m still upset with Ron Wyden for handing Paul Ryan a massive political gift in exchange for nothing, conversely, he’s been very good on this.
Of course, Obama could veto this until the Senate actually attaches some serious overs…sorry, I can’t even bother finishing to type such an implausible scenario. The War on Terror’s successful bipartisan war on the Fourth Amendment will continue at full speed.
…(Erik): Let’s not forget Feinstein’s bizarre war against the National Park Service, particularly when it tries to do anything in California. Here’s one of the latest chapters.