Budget
Oct 2013

“The long and short of it is, there is going to be a negotiation here.”

House considering short-term debt-ceiling increase?

Ed Morrissey Oct 08, 2013 10:01 AM

Time to release the Kracken?

Senate to vote on clean debt-ceiling increase

Ed Morrissey Oct 08, 2013 8:01 AM

Bluffs.

“Hold a vote. Call a vote right now. Let’s see what happens.”

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Allahpundit Oct 06, 2013 8:01 PM

No exit.

“The American people don’t want their government shut down and neither do I.”

“In divided government, he will say to them, what can we really achieve?”

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Allahpundit Oct 03, 2013 10:41 PM

Divisions.

“I know we don’t want to be here, but we’re going to win this, I think.”

“Why would we want to do that?”

“The emotional toll it would take would be incalculable. The financial toll it would take would be incalculable.””

Climbdown.

“He really has nowhere to go.”

Durbin: Medical-device tax on the table?

Shutdown

Ed Morrissey Oct 01, 2013 8:01 AM

Time to let it burn?

Sep 2013

“Whose bidding are you doing?”

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Allahpundit Sep 29, 2013 8:01 PM

Chicken.

Shutdown watch: Meet the new bill

Jazz Shaw Sep 29, 2013 9:31 AM

Not quite the same as the old bill

Plus a repeal of the medical-device tax.

$7.4 million for a federal “middleman.”

“I just don’t happen to think filibustering a bill that defunds Obamacare is the best route to defunding Obamacare.”

“Congressional Republicans have created the distraction that Obama so much needs.”

No-mentum.

Metaphors

T-minus 25 years until a 100 percent debt-to-GDP ratio = best-case scenario.

“Time is short. We need to address these challenges.”

It’s time.

“Procedural chicanery”?

Aug 2013

Budget talks break down

Bruce McQuain Aug 30, 2013 11:21 AM

Business as usual

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Allahpundit Aug 23, 2013 8:31 PM

Defunding.

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Allahpundit Aug 13, 2013 10:41 PM

Expectations.

Jul 2013

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Allahpundit Jul 31, 2013 10:21 PM

Fear.

I suppose it really is a step up from the lengthy, meandering lecture of the latest “economic pivot” for which …

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Allahpundit Jul 29, 2013 10:21 PM

Unity?