They have done so largely by focusing on minor bits of the stimulus that amount, as Obama said in at least two of his network interviews, to "less than 1 percent of the overall package." But Republicans have succeeded in defining the proposal by its least significant parts.So why did Dems include such goofy minor bits in such a bill if they thought it so critical? Why risk it? Dionne may think the GOP defeated but Dems clearly not ready for prime time.
Thursday, February 05, 2009
E J Dionne: Obama Losing Stimulus Fight to Defeated GOP
E J writes GOP kicking Dems because...