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Don’t Be Distracted

If the contingency plan passes, Congress will be voting to increase the debt ceiling by more than $2 trillion. That’s what the initial vote would essentially do. Everything subsequent to that is bells-and-whistles meant to distract from the main event. If I’m President Obama or a congressional Democrat and I want a cleanish increase in the debt ceiling, I’d favor the contingency plan.


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The End of Making Plans

The End of Making Plans

In Year Three of the pandemic, the question of whether we’ll ever be able to plan visits, vacations, and outings with confidence is one worth considering.