He'd lose his speakership if he compromised with obama.<quoted text>
I am more cautiously optomistic. Boehner is just a puppet. Its not clear who the puppeteers are going to be yet.
Obama is sticking to his voter-approved idea of raising taxes on the wealthy. Most Americans support this.
I don't see him backing off this one, this time.
But all these GOP guys have signed Grover's pledge and the tea baggers would go nuts as well.
someone will blink. when Newt shut the gov't down, his party paid the price.
It will be interesting if nothing else.
I just know right now, my IRA is suffering.