"Strange Bedfellows" indeed.
A must-read piece in that blog by Joel Connelly (Seattle Post-Intelligencer) about how happy with the Building Industry Association of Washington - the most ferocious big-funder among conservative activist groups in the state, the top backer of Republican gubernatorial candidate Dino Rossi in both his races - is, after reviewing the way the 2009 state legislative session went. Practically everything, the group says, went its way.
It's a mind-bender. More explanation is clearly needed . . .