Money quote in a great piece at the Atlantic about the debt ceiling fight. It’s worth reading in its entirety. Because Speaker Boehner linked the debt ceiling to a deal, America is on the brink of a default that would … Continued

DeLay: Serial Liar

We’ve highlighted DeLay’s complete disconnect with reality before, but today Knight-Ridder reports that he still can’t own up to his own party’s silliness: Republicans may control Congress and the White House, but a leading House Republican says they can’t be … Continued

Good reporter

Fareed Zakaria has a great article about our President and Congress’s lack of fiscal discipline. People need to read this just to understand how brazen Congress is these days about pork: Bush is not the only one to blame. Congressional … Continued