Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., rightly slammed the defund-Obamacare gambit as "intellectually dishonest." It sets up, he said, "an expectation among the conservatives in our party that we can achieve something that we're not able to achieve."
And for what, the ability to blame the other side? I thought that was Obama's specialty.
Meanwhile, Cruz and Lee and their brethren are boosting their profile by making Republicans who can count votes look jaded. They're me-me-me, not GOP.