He still deserves a trophy for showing up
Is it bad form to kick a guy when he is down? At first I thought that this was a joke. A drumming of 414 to 0 definitely qualifies the Barack Obama budget for the Worst Ideas Ever Hall of Fame. Joining the president’s budget proposal in this year’s induction class will be the underwater toaster and the donut-shaped parachute.
Also, the deficit reduction plan that President Obama tasked former White House Chief of Staff Erskine Bowles and former Senator Alan Simpson to come up with was shot down 382-38. They could have handed in a blank piece of paper two years ago and probably would have gotten a better response.
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