Rove to Resign

Not a Wisconsin story, but certainly something to warm the heart of all progressives.  According to this morning's , Karl Rove is resigning at the end of August.

Karl Rove, President Bush's longtime political
adviser, is resigning as White House deputy chief of staff effective
Aug. 31, and returning to Texas, marking a turning point for the Bush

Mr. Rove's departure removes one of the White House's
most polarizing figures, and perhaps signals the effective end of the
lame duck administration's role in shaping major domestic policy
decisions, where the former Texas political consultant was a driving
force. Mr. Rove revealed his plans in an interview with Paul Gigot,
editor of The Wall Street Journal's editorial page.



August 13, 2007 - 9:22am