Karl Rove, a close advisor to the President, has expressed interest in assisting Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman in retaining his seat, despite a loss in the Democratic Primary last night, ABC News has reported.
Rove was, according to the report, acting on behalf of President Bush.
George Stephanopoulos, writing for the World Newser blog at ABC, wrote that a Lieberman aide had shared with the news agency a message from the White House: "The boss wants to help. Whatever we can do, we will do.
According to the report, The Lieberman campaign is assessing its options.
- Via Raw Story
Well there you have it. The DLC can go on all it wants about how Lieberman represents the "center" - but, as previously reported, that is flat out bullshit. (Unless you consider George Bush and Karl Rove the "center".)