NYT: Senate Leaders At Work On Simpson-Bowles Equivalent

Der Krugman says the Grand Bargain game is on: So, is my timing good or not? Right after I warn about the risk that Democrats, including the president, might betray the mandate they seem likely to get for preserving the safety net, we learn

David Gregory Uses MA Senate Debate To Push Villager Fetish With Simpson-Bowles

From Monday night's Massachusetts senate debate between Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren, here's another example of why David Gregory should not be moderating any more debates, ever. He used the debate to push his own agenda and his fetish with the now defunct Simpson-Bowles "plan" that isn't really a plan, since it never made it out of the committee.