Paul Krugman lambasts Obama for refusing to ‘ram’ through healthcare legislation before Scott Brown takes his seat in the Senate:
Maybe House Democrats can pull this out, even with a gaping hole in White House leadership. Barney Frank seems to have thought better
of his initial defeatism. But I have to say, I’m pretty close to giving
up on Mr. Obama, who seems determined to confirm every doubt I and
others ever had about whether he was ready to fight for what his
supporters believed in.
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.