Originally Posted by Taco John
I think when the people examine this, they'll see that it wasn't worth shutting down the government over a year delay and the repeal of a very unpopular tax. I'm not sure what Obama and Reid are thinking.
For my part, I'm comfortable with this. I feel like the Republicans offered a reasonable compromise to keep the government open and funded. If Obama and Reid don't want to give an inch, then this is on them.
what they'll see is a rethuglican party willing to throw the country under a bus over their own ideology.
what Obama and Ried are thinking is that you don't allow extortion to be used as a negotiating tactic.