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07/23/05 — Schumer’s ploy: Senate hopes to throw nomination off the trail

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Schumer’s ploy: Senate hopes to throw nomination off the trail

It is said that in old England, fugitives or poachers would confound pursuing hounds by rubbing a red herring across a trail. The herring had been turned red by a curing process, and its scent was so strong that not...

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By Mike Rouse
Published in Editorials on July 23, 2005 11:38 PM