Pressing the Press Secretaries:

The campaign of the Republican Study Committee (RSC) to push spending cuts to offset the costs of Hurricane Katrina relief–which was detailed on the cover of last week’s HUMAN EVENTS by RSC Chairman Mike Pence (R.-Ind.)–was not well received by the House Republican leadership. Their wrath even extended to the press secretaries of RSC members, who were lectured by leadership press secretaries to keep their bosses in line.