The Corner

Re: Working Off the Same Number

Andrew, about that deal. I have it from a very knowledgeable Hill insider that it might be a bait-and-switch.

“They are setting us up by saying there is a deal,” the source says, “so when there isn’t one by 4/8, they can claim they had a deal but we backed out.”

In short:

https://youtube.com/watch?v=dddAi8FF3F4

Daniel Foster — Daniel Foster is a former news editor of National Review Online.

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