Tagged: debt ceiling

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The Difference Between “Caving” and “Governing”

No, liberals, John Boeher didn’t “cave” by refusing to needlessly send the country hurtling toward another government shut down. He did his freaking job, just like you’ve been asking him to do for the past six years.

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Deal with the devil

Here’s Kevin Drum: There are a few liberal pundits out there who believe that a cuts-only deal like this one isn’t all that bad. Jon Chait is one of the leading proponents of this...

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All Deficits and No Jobs Make Homer Something Something

Deficits don’t matter during a recession. We should be running deficits during a recession. We should be running deficits when there is little to no inflation. We should be running deficits when unemployment is...

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Debt Limit Grab Bag

~by Koz A Debt Limit Deal Is Not Inevitable We all know the pressures the various actors will be under to find a deal, and we fear the consequences if they don’t. But that’s...

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