Obama owns this one.
Can you imagine the contempt the progressive liberals have for American citizens to put Reid and Pelosi front and center to sell this latest scheme?
Reid and Pelosi are part of the problem not the solution.
After all, this goon squad took over control of Congress in 2006!
It's all Bush's fault!
It's another one of those smoke filled back room deals. Crafted on a weekend in the dark of night.
You'll have to read it to find out what's in it. More Obama transparency.
How many actual town hall's were held? Not Twitter town halls but actual town halls?
If Boehner makes a deal with Obama, and Reid,
he will wind up looking like the village idiot rather than the cat that swallowed the Canary.
To Escape Chaos, a Terrible Deal
Published: July 31, 2011
There is little to like about the tentative agreement between Congressional leaders and the White House except that it happened at all. The deal would avert a catastrophic government default, immediately and probably through the end of 2012. The rest of it is a nearly complete capitulation to the hostage-taking demands of Republican extremists. It will hurt programs for the middle class and poor, and hinder an economic recovery.
It is not yet set in stone, and there may still be time to make it better. But in the end, most Democrats will have no choice but to swallow their fury, accept the deal, and, we hope, fight harder the next time. (MORE)