E.J. Dionne Jr.: LBJ comeback is justified
E.J. Dionne Jr., Washington Post
Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 12:00 am
The key in politics is to snatch victory from the jaws of victory.
The senseless partial government shutdown has led to a rout of the Tea Party, right-wing extremism and a Republican leadership that was cowed into a march toward oblivion. But a great deal hangs on what happens next. Will this be a watershed moment? Or do we return to the same dreary politics we were having before this sorry episode?
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