The government shut-down calculus is favorable for Republicans and suicidal for Democrats. If Republicans hold their ranks against Obamacare, they will win, and win big. The great majority of people will rally to the Republican side for stomping upon a monster they viscerally hate and defending them against political mobsters.
Most Americans don’t want Obamacare. The Democrats in Washington don’t give a tinker’s damn that most Americans don’t want Obamacare. After all, the D.C. gang are exempt from the law or heavily subsidized.
To emphasize their contempt toward ordinary Americans, the Democrats hav ... continue reading »