Two groups are elated over the sudden and dramatic demise of John Boehner's "Plan B" in the House of Representatives last night: Liberals -- who are thrilled to see their opponents in utter shambles -- and hardline conservatives, who view the development as a principled victory and a much-needed rebuke of the GOP's weak-kneed leadership. National Review Washington Editor Robert Costa was on the Hill during the collapse, and filed a must-read story about how it all went down. In short, a demoralized Boehner stunned the caucus with a brusque announcement that he was pulling the bill. The...
what must also be remembered, which the MSM and the Moronic Left will not mention or admit is that they and Obama have no interest in solving this issue, none at all. Before the election Obama demanded $800 billion in new revenue, Boehner eventually gave it to him, but then Obama said he wanted $1.6 trillion. He also refused to put any cuts, meaningful or otherwise on the table, in fact his latest proposal included new spending so that none of the new revenue would be used to reduce either the debt or the deficit.
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