The Pathetic End of the Pelosi/Reid Congress

by Rich Lowry

Within hours, Harry Reid’s Senate couldn’t pass a porked-up, business-as-usual spending bill and Nancy Pelosi’s House ratified the Bush tax cuts. I thought the tax bill could get a left-right squeeze like the first TARP bill, but it wasn’t even close. Even before the new Congress arrives, it’s a new day in Washington.