“But they will have to lie and demagogue to make that a political weapon,” he said.
Democrats quickly proved him correct when liberal Democratic political strategists such as Donna Brazile assailed fiscal conservatives for "taking medicine from seniors" and cutting taxes for "the rich and their corporate donors."
That’s called demagoguery! And, of course, it’s untrue.
Now looming in the immediate future is the possibility that the government might be shut down if an agreement on the budget cannot be reached. That cannot be allowed to happen. It is not in the interests of the American people for the government to shut down.
Congress is fighting over some $73 billion dollars -- a pittance in relation to the entire budget. They need to get their act together and pass a budget based on reality.