Regarding the potential temporary failure to prevent a tax increase: Tax deal: purists vs. dealmakers
Me, I'm a purist until they can demonstrate they aren't making corrupt, sleazy deals. Which means never. Isn't that the point of the recent election?
So. No pork because of The Dems' Crackup The Democrats don't want any compromise, so let's not give it to them.
Taxes? Up or the same? If the GOP doesn't say "You pick Nancy. On the merits," then they should be replaced in 2012 along with Obama.