October 05, 2013


What is the Shutdown is About?

New York Times: "The twin shutdowns of 1995 and 1996 had a theme: Cut federal spending, especially on Medicare, to eliminate the budget deficit in a prescribed length of time. This time around, even many Republicans no longer know what they want to achieve."

Said Rep. Dennis Ross (R-FL): "I think now it's a lot about pride."










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