The Coming Budget War: Barack Obama Vs. Paul Ryan - Yahoo! News
[QUOTE]“We are giving [Democrats] a political weapon against us, but look, they’re going to have to lie and demagogue,” Ryan admits. “Shame on them if they do that.”“We need to engage with the American people on a fact-based budget, on stopping politicians from making empty promises to people and talk to the country about what is necessary to fix these problems,” he tells Fox.
How the entrenched powers in both parties respond to his plan will tell the tale: Is Paul Ryan the last honest broker in Washington? [/QUOTE]
Catawa is my favorite bleeding heart liberal.
Can't we just turn Congress off and then turn it back on again?
I was discovering that life just simply isn't fair and bask in the unsung glory of knowing that each obstacle overcome along the way only adds to the satisfaction in the end. Nothing great, after all, was ever accomplished by anyone sulking in his or her misery.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)