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Steyn: Congress Spent “Two Months Negotiating 10 Hours of Savings”

rmt5 in MA Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 4:26 PM
There is no sanity in Washington among those who wield all the power. Obama, Reid and Pelosi are all radical leftists and those who are supposed to be on our side (Boehner and McConnell) are obsessed with being well thought of by elected Democrats and MSM. In that kind of climate, we should not expect ANYTHING GOOD to happen.

Writing in the Orange County Register, conservative-leaning political commentator Mark Steyn explains -- and exposes -- the utter frivolity of the latest “fiscal cliff” compromise. Here’s the most galling excerpt:

Washington keeps proving the point. The political class has just spent two months on a down-to-the-wire nail-biting white-knuckle thrill-ride negotiation the result of which is more business as usual. At the end, as always, Dr. Obama and Dr. Boehner emerge in white coats, surgical masks around their necks, bloody scalpels in hand, and announce that it was touch-and-go for awhile but the operation was a complete success – and...