Thursday, December 04, 2008

ON TO WASHINGTON

RICHARDSON IN CONCORD, NH I've been too busy to blog much about the Richardson nomination to the Commerce Department.

Here's a story from today's paper about Richardson's previous confirmation hearings in the U.S. Senate .

And here's the story from the previous day, in which he appeared at a "news conference" at Wood Gormley Elementary shortly before the story leaked that the official announcement would be on Wednesday.

THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Sun Ra Birthday Party

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