Why doesn't Blanche Lincoln simply trade parties? Even George Bush was comfortable trying domestic terror suspects in federal courts. Not Lincoln. Before it's over, she'll have undercut the Democratic administration on every issue of substance.
I get it.
I don't have to like it.
Nor do others. Here's a column written by Heber Springs lawyer Richard Mays for his local paper that excoriates Lincoln for anti-environmental policies. And this is a good point to mention Paul Barton's article from Washington on how lobbyists wrote the anti-environmental legislation Lincoln has co-sponsored.