"Kingfisher" Webb

One can be forgiven for not knowing where the commonwealth’s senior Senator has been keeping himself lately. Could he be in the Senate itself, debating the great problems of our age?


But after reading this, it seems he’s been spending a great deal of time perusing the life and times of Huey Long:

U.S. Sen. James Webb said that the health of the nation’s democracy hinges on leveling the economic playing field and closing the massive wealth gap between rich and poor Americans.

Perhaps a new “Share Our Wealth” program is percolating in the Senator’s brain as we speak.