Heard on the Hill

Cowan's Cravat Crisis

Team Cowan tried a show of solidarity Wednesday, strapping on bow ties just like the boss.

(Courtesy Sen. William "Mo" Cowan)

(Courtesy Sen. William "Mo" Cowan)

Did it work?

“We noticed Sen. Cowan couldn’t help but wince when he saw that most of the ties ... were clip-ons.  He usually stands by the originalist view of bow tie fashion,” an aide to the Massachusetts Democrat told HOH.

That's what you get for sticking your necks out ...