THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW: Specter condemned Jim Jeffords’ party switch in 2001.

Of course, this then was a lot closer to now: “In a March 17th interview with The Hill, Specter said he absolutely would not switch parties.” I’m sure the Dems will find him every bit as much a man of his word as did the Republicans.

Plus, from Will Bunch: “Arlen Specter: Now just another cog in the Philly Democratic machine.” But on Will Bunch’s advice!

And some campaign supporters are asking for refunds!