The American people are deeply frustrated with elected officials in Washington, D.C., right now.
But whereas before, discipline used to flow from elected leadership down, today it flows from factional leadership up.
These are folks who were elected to get the federal beast back in the box.
That opened the door to a question about his age, that he would be 66 if elected president in 2016.
They praised it on MSNBC, and CNN too, and the elected Dems trotted out said what they were supposed to say.
"Seems to me that Eve ought to be elected captain," Tom observed.
Mr. Bradburn was in 1839 elected to the City Council from the Third ward.
He was elected, declared all the eight nomination papers were in order, and then threw the meeting open to questions.
In 1841, he was elected a member and made chairman of the Board of School Managers.
He was elected by a heavy majority, and it was believed he could hold the office as long as he chose.