Friday, March 20, 2009

The leader of the Democratic Party

President Obama's administration backed down from a plan to make injured war vets use private insurance for their injuries, but only after Jon Stewart criticized Obama on the air. (Ht: Charlie Sykes)

The Daily Show With Jon StewartM - Th 11p / 10c
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So does this make Jon Stewart the de facto leader of the Democratic Party? Or is he locked in a power struggle with President Obama's teleprompter?