On Friday, President Obama urged citizens to tweet their congressmen and women using the hashtag "#compromise." In the 48 hours after the president's call to action, the hashtag was used more than 22 thousand times, and reached an estimated 36 million users.
Last week, as special interests continued to pour secret donations into front groups supporting Republicans, we asked the obvious question: "What do they expect in return?" Today we found out they're already drawing up the plans.
With every crazy new Republican claim, if you're a Democrat, your reaction is probably some version of, "What idiot could believe this crap?" Then you start arguing with it. And as soon as you do, you lose.