Bill de Blasio, the New York mayor, says he knows why Democrats lost the 2014 election. Income inequality defines our times, he said during a visit to Washington this week, and his party did not talk about the issue enough. De Blasio needs a hearing aid. Democrats speak of little else.
Speaker John Boehner celebrated turning 65 with a snappy response to Nancy Pelosi.
My must read of the day is “Pelosi Suggests Questions About Her Future Are Sexist,” in the National Journal.
“I don’t know who he is. He didn’t help write our bill,” Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) said at her weekly briefing.