Saturday, June 19, 2010


Michael Barone last month identified the sole successful bi-partisan consensus:
There is an old saying on Capitol Hill that there are three parties -- Democrats, Republicans and appropriators. One reason that it has been hard to hold down government spending is that appropriators of both parties have an institutional and political interest in spending.

1 comment:

A_Nonny_Mouse said...

Or, shorter: "There is only one party in Washington - the Spendocrats".