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This should be the slogan for John Boehner's speakership.

How to get Republicans to get specific on spending cuts? Try challenging them to do it -- and use live negotiations as the hook.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Jan 3, 2013
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Why the deal isn't good for either liberals or conservatives, plus the one thing that will determine its legacy.

The split in the Republican leadership is fascinating.

Readers await fiscal cliff news in Sargent's Plum Line

The salt-and-pepperfication of the chief executive happens slowly over time before our very eyes.

As we hurtle toward another dance with the debt ceiling, it is imperative that we keep two things in mind.

Why don't supposed deficit hawks want to go over the fiscal cliff?

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Dec 25, 2012
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Readers respond festively to E.J. Dionne's column on Congress' stalemate

Reps. Gerry Connolly and Ted Deutch want to attach a $200 million gun-buyback program to any "fiscal cliff" deal.

  • Matt Miller
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  • Dec 20, 2012
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