This is a shocking headline from Salon: “GOP Leaders Hope to Maintain Party Unity by Doing Nothing for the Rest of the Year.” This means no help on job creation or assistance for Americans out of work, and no possibility of passing sensible immigration reform. Why should we bother to give congressional Republicans our tax dollars if they intend to sit on their asses? Right-wingers are always harping on about wasteful government spending. This is waste on steroids!
READ MORE: “Lacking the Will, Not the Votes,” by Steve Benen
(The Maddow Blog).