The Latest Government Crisis: President Obama's 'Make My Day' Moment

September 30, 2013

The media are covering Washington’s latest fiscal crisis basically as a spectacle—the way local news now covers traffic accidents, crime scenes and big storms.   But there is a reality underneath the spectacle—the decisions that are made and not made in Washington over the next few weeks will affect what happens in the lives of all of us.  Here are some basic facts that can help make sense of all the craziness.

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