Long dance that ended in a deal to avoid a government shutdown

Americans have just witnessed two things in the run-up to the agreement made last night to avert a government shutdown: a) just how divided our nation really is…and… b) we have just witnessed the beginning stages of a protracted 2012 campaign and the jockeying for position of dominance and relevance from both parties. Politico —The… More Long dance that ended in a deal to avoid a government shutdown