Finally, Obama leads on the deficit
Republicans have criticized President Barack Obama for his "failure to lead," particularly when it comes to shrinking the budget deficit.
Well, the other day he led. He offered up a long-term plan for controlling the deficit while protecting programs that the poor and elderly depend on.
Did any Republican follow? Not a one. They accused Obama of shallowness, disingenuousness, and (get the children out of the room) partisanship.
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