For expert commentary on the Senate vote authorizing drilling in ANWR yesterday, Newsweek has called on the services of Patti Davis: “Dirty footprints.” It’s a good thing Newsweek lives on to bring us high-quality analysis like this:
In 2001, when my sister Maureen died, Sen. John McCain came to her memorial service. I spoke with him for quite a while that day and, because the effort to drill in the Arctic was in the news at that time, we spoke about it.
“It will never get through the Senate,” he said to me. “It won