Wednesday's opening of the 2012 General Assembly marks the beginning of the end for McDonnell, the point in his four-year term at which there are more yesterdays than tomorrows.Read Jeff Schapiro's column at the Richmond Times Dispatch.
It's a perilous time for McDonnell to become a lame duck. Because of the calendar, his influence is starting to fade. Worse, the GOP is showing signs of stress.
Sunday, January 08, 2012
Bob McDonnell as lame duck?
Jeff Schapiro's column is worth a read today. Schapiro takes on Bob McDonnell's impending lame duck status in "The beginning of the end for McDonnell":