A driver was stuck in a traffic jam on the highway outside
Washington, DC. Nothing was moving. Suddenly, a man knocks on the window.
The driver rolls down the window and asks, “What’s going
“Terrorists have kidnapped Congress, and they’re asking for a $100
million dollar ransom. Otherwise, …
MYTH #1: The congressional Super Committee failed because both sides refuse to compromise.
REALITY: The Super Committee failed because Republicans’ number one, non-negotiable priority is to protect millionaires and billionaires from paying even one more penny in taxes.1 Democrats repeatedly offered to make deep spending cuts–far deeper than most progressives …