by Max Brantley
... would a political candidate (Steve Womack) run an ad showing himself shaking hands with Dick Cheney. I'm not even sure the 3rd District is that bad.
PS -- A supporter of Asa Hutchinson's candidacy for governor in 2006 says he's certain the Womack-Cheney photo was taken at a Cheney appearance for Hutchinson. Womack avoided Hutchinson's campaign (he supported Democrat Mike Beebe), but made sure he got in front of the camera with Cheney, our source says.