Originally Posted by Fish
Washington has it waaaaay too good right now to want to piss off their populace. They're all living like fat cats and will for the rest of their days. Why would they **** with that?
Because the public wants action. look at the polls. Thats my point either you get on board and try to shape it the best you can or get run over. Not my opinion just my opinion on reading the Washington political tea leaves.
It's like the fiscal cliff debacle. This summer all the Republican candidates for President said they would reject a 10 to 1 ratio of spending cuts to tax cuts. Now there extremism is going to cost them. They will be lucky to get 1-1 now.
If you go nuclear right from the start, don't expect good results when you don't kill your target.