I wonder how this is playing at CPAC?
Aside: Spin doesn’t work in the new media age. A good reporter –and Smith knows his stuff on this story– can respond before the sun goes down.
Aside #2: The story broke this morning, generated a column, a reporter response, two surrogates’ responses, and the reporter’s third response within one old media news cycle. Welcome to Campaign 2008. Memo to Beltway-Manhattan media elites –Politico is playing by new rules.