Senate Democrats Discuss Debt Limit Negotiations
Debt Crisis Alternatives
Negotiations on the debt ceiling in Washington have been a discouraging example of how a determined, organized minority can hijack the democratic process to blackmail the majority to accept a disastrous program.
Reckless and unpopular, if this is what we are trying to sell democracy by example for the rest of the world, then how terrible. Pendant this time, from Washington, here in the real world, many solutions have been proposed. But nobody seems to be listening.