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Ron on the Daily Ticker

And so the mystery in Washington isn't the inability thus far to get a deal. The makeup of the House GOP caucus, which makes Rep. Paul increasingly sound like a moderate, the presence of a large "Hell, No" caucus, and the fact that many actors have plenty to gain from *not* striking a deal, helps explain that. The mystery is why Republicans think that not striking a deal, and simply letting the debt ceiling rise without any major cuts, will help their candidates (especially their Presidential candidate) in 2012.


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It seems to me that they are spending more time on the debt

Ceiling that they will raise with any method available, to keep the attacks on Obamacare down to a minimum. The GOP needs to be all in when it comes to tearing Obamacare from limb to limb, but yet the debt ceiling debate is taking precious time away from destroying the new healthcare plan that is coming at us at a faster pace.

Always remember:
"It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds." ~ Samuel Adams
If they hate us for our freedom, they must LOVE us now....

Stay IRATE, remain TIRELESS, an