August 28, 2014

Obama Heads to Congress, But Will Make Nice Only With Democrats

July 29, 2013
McClatchy News Service

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The meetings between Obama and Democratic lawmakers reinforce the sense "there's a lot of talk, but people are talking to themselves and not to each other," said Robert Bixby, executive director of the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan budget watchdog group. "I get the sense that too much of the dialogue is aimed at positioning each party to avoid blame."