Note To Deficit Cutters: It Won't Get Easier

The strong domestic economy is providing cover for Washington's amazing ineptitude. The public appears to be taking a time-out from politics to enjoy the fruits of its labor. More people are at work than ever, and many of them are taking home a decent paycheck for the first time in years. But politicians shouldn't bet that this bliss will last forever.

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