From a New York Times article on the lack of support of the Hispanic Congressional Caucus and the Black Congressional Caucus. I don’t know why, but this quote, inappropriate as it may be of me, made me laugh:

Two years ago, expressing support for Ms. Pelosi’s nomination as speaker, Mr. Jackson invoked Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman and Jesus. But on Tuesday he said that despite the turmoil in the markets, he could not have sold the bill to his constituents.

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