David Brooks: Both sides in step on sequestration
David Brooks, New York Times
Posted: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:00 am
On July 26, 2011, Jack Lew, then the White House budget director, went to Harry Reid’s office for a budget strategy session. According to Bob Woodward’s book, “The Price of Politics,” Lew told the Senate majority leader that they had come up with a trigger idea to force a budget deal.
“What’s the idea?” Reid asked.
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