GOP Working on Deal to Increase the Deficit

Republicans are ready to join Democrats and increase Medicare repayments in a way that will increase the deficit $130 billion in a decade.

Is there some political manual somewhere that explains to elected officials that, if they are going to betray the voters, they need to do it in a big way in order to demoralize them?

I won’t repeat the litany of 2015 Congressional Republican sins in this post. As one example, however, I’ll remind you that they have already expressed openness to raising taxes—something that is the opposite of the reason they were voted into office. Now we have a whole new spending measure.

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