January 2, 2013

FUNNY THING, WHEN YOU KICK THE CAN DOWN THE ROAD...:

Lack of Grand Bargain Complicates Obama's Priorities (COLLEEN MCCAIN NELSON, 1/02/13, WSJ)

For President Barack Obama, the new year was supposed to bring an end to fiscal-cliff negotiations and the opportunity to begin work on a second-term agenda.

But the failure to craft a grand bargain to address the country's fiscal woes means that contentious discussions about spending cuts and the debt ceiling will continue in 2013--potentially diminishing the time and goodwill Mr. Obama needs to pursue his policy priorities.


...it's always waiting for you just down the road.
Posted by at January 2, 2013 7:39 PM
  
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