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Polls: Americans Strongly Oppose Government Shutdown

Anonymous7888 Wrote: Sep 24, 2013 1:24 PM
Karl Rove is that you?!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
William6382 Wrote: Sep 24, 2013 1:40 PM
Out of idle curiosity, when was the last time Rove got anything right or "architected" a winning campaign?

No surprises here -- but a worthwhile reminder, given that the current "defund Obamacare" strategy relies on (a) Republicans filibustering a Republican bill, and (b) a prolonged government shutdown. The former move would be awfully difficult to explain, and easy for Democrats to ridicule; the latter would receive a decidedly chilly reception from John Q. Public:

An overwhelming majority of Americans prefer the Senate’s approach to the government-funding negotiations: 63 percent said Congress should “provide the...