Budget Busted: Ronnie Earle Can Claim Victory

Ronnie Earle can claim his first victory today. The move by the House Leadership to pull the cost-saving budget bill is a reflection of what life is like post-Tom DeLay—that’s what we’re hearing at the Evans-Novak Political Report.

A note: Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) is emphasizing that neither he nor the Republican Study Committee, which he heads, will be calling for new House leadership elections.