QUOTES of the DAY
We knew CNN Senior White House Correspondent Ed Henry wouldn’t be able to resist a beautiful spring sunset. He writes on Twitter Wednesday evening, “Spring has arrived in DC.”
When life imitates art
“As they say in ‘The American President,’ avoid Dupont Circle” — CBS’s Christine Delargy in a Wednesday tweet.
Hayes is the Warrior
“Headed out on training ride for the Warrior 100k next week w/GW Bush & wounded vets. Learn more here.” — The Weekly Standard‘s Stephen Hayes in a Wednesday tweet. about a three-day mountain bike ride in the Big Bend to honor those who were wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. This is part of former President George W. Bush‘s Social Enterprise Initiative.
Freshman Lawmakers: ‘In Vogue?’
“Freshmen are usually low on the totem pole. But the 85 first-term Republicans in the House of Representatives find themselves awash in invitations for meetings and morning coffees with the creme de la creme of Washington and Wall Street. Reuters reporters Tim Reid and Rachelle Younglai report today that the freshmen are in vogue because their fiscally conservative views could determine the outcome of the upcoming vote to raise America’s debt ceiling.” — An excerpt from the Wednesday edition of Reuters‘ Washington Extra.
“If Obama’s answer to this question were a Facebook post I would have stopped reading by now. Too long.” — HuffPost‘s Sam Stein in a Wednesday tweet.
A journo relaxes
“Beautiful evening for a long walk.” — TWT‘s Kara Rowland in a Wednesday tweet.