The Simple Reason for the Shutdown

As David Gelernter noted in “How to talk to liars”: Congressional Republicans ought to memorize, and preface their every statement with, some simple formula. “One: Make Congress and the White House obey the same Obamacare rules you do. Two: Obama let

Is Obamacare the Law of the Land?

The logic is not compelling… ObamaCare is the law of the land, but so is the debt limit, and so too is the constitutional requirement that spending be authorized by Congress. The brinksmanship going on now–which Democrats could bring to