Re "Federal budget talks make little progress," Oct. 14
There's one obvious fact that no one appears to be acknowledging: If a Republican were president, none of this dangerous nonsense would be happening.
Under a Republican administration, no
Current Republican tactics are driven purely by the
Ultimately the Republicans will fail, but it will be a crying shame if they take us all down with them.
Holding America's creditworthiness hostage to the GOP-controlled House's desire to defund
Isn't that like the schoolyard bully crying "no fair" because he was losing the fight he started?
Thank God the Republican tea party wasn't around in 1955.
Why? It would have called opening day at
Likewise, the rollout of the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges experienced problems. Today, Disneyland is a smoothly run attraction. Affordable healthcare can be too, if the Republicans quit being saboteurs and decide to be part of the solution.