Tweets From The Trail: ‘Why Nothing Happening In Comgress?’

Today, political types were focused on the “high” President Obama gets from campaigning, empty seats and the blood of Ronald Reagan. Here’s our roundup of the day’s best Tweets from the campaign trail.

Republican Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley thinks President Obama should focus on the business of government.

Our very own Colin Campbell noted empty seats at Congressman Jerry Nadler’s latest event.

Politico’s Roger Simon was disgusted by the purported auction of President Reagan’s blood.

RNC Research Director Joe Pounder was keeping a close eye on the Republican primary in Kentucky.

The goings on in Kentucky reminded Slate’s Dave Weigel of federal inmate Keith Judd’s improbable victory in West Virginia.

At Reagan Library, Chris Christie Makes His Case [Full Video]

With speculation that he will run for president reaching a head-spinning frenzy, Gov. Chris Christie made a speech at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley in which he blasted the Obama administration for being little more than a “bystander in the Oval Office.”

Different Republicans take up different pieces of the Reagan mantle–the sunny optimism, or the tax-cutting conservatism, or the Cold War hawk–and in his speech Christie harps on Reagan’s blunt dealings with striking air traffic controllers. Continue reading “At Reagan Library, Chris Christie Makes His Case [Full Video]”