May 29, 2017

U.S. Experts Worry Neither Administration Or Hill Has Budget Endgame Plan

House Speaker Boehner Signals He Wants To Shift Fiscal Fight To Senate. Senate Majority Leader Reid Says GOP Dominated By 'Anarchists.' Budget Expert Hoagland Now Sees 'Real Possibility' of Brief Govt Shutdown
September 18, 2013
Market News International (MNI)


"No one seems to have an end game or a strategy. Everything seems reactive and ad hoc," said Robert Bixby, executive director of the Concord Coalition. He added, "there is no negotiation going on and everyone seems to accept a bad result as a foregone conclusion, so most of the effort seems to be channeled toward avoiding getting blamed for whatever happens. It seems quite possible we could have at least a brief government shutdown, largely by accident."