Battles of the budget

Posted: January 7, 2013 at 4:19 a.m.

The centrist fantasy of a Grand Bargain on the budget never had a chance. Even if some kind of bargain had supposedly been reached, key players would soon have reneged on the deal—probably the next time a Republican occupied the White House.

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Editorial, Pages 10 on 01/07/2013


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