There’s actually a simple way to resolve the debt ceiling crisis: non-crazy Republican leaders could support something like the Reid plan — which is, let’s be clear, a huge victory for the right and defeat for progressives — and pass it with limited GOP support and overwhelming Democratic support. Situation resolved.
This would, however, probably be the end of these Republicans’ political careers. And the answer is, so?Read the rest of this article at The New York Times.
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