The Sergeant-at-Arms of the House has said that the decision to give her a plane at all as well as to give her one with a non-stop range was his. Even Tony Snow defended the Speaker yesterday.
"This is a silly story and I think it's been unfair to the speaker," White
House spokesman Tony Snow said.
The right-wing yappers need to see a plane problem. They are looking for something about which to be outraged. I'll offer them a plane problem which should be enough to put the undies in a bunch.
Who in their right mind would send 363 tons of $100 bills into a war zone? Go ahead. Discuss. I'll wait.