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March 27, 2013


Why the Sequester Happened

Charlie Cook: "It has long been true in Washington that it is harder to stop something than to do something. The late House Speaker Sam Rayburn was fond of saying, 'Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one.' Today, even the best carpenters in this process are rendered ineffective and are outnumbered."














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