One of the big stories from Washington is that there may be another fight over the debt limit, which could mean…gasp, hide the women and children…gridlock, downgrades, government shutdown, default, and tooth decay.
Okay, perhaps not tooth decay, but the DC establishment nonetheless is aghast.
Last year, there were actually two big confrontations between House Republicans and President Obama.
The first fight occurred early in the year and revolved around spending levels for the remainder of the 2011 fiscal year. I explained in February of that year how advocates of smaller government could prevail in a government shutdown fight, especially...