February 22, 2010

Washington: Paying Lip Service

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The message from the White House Flickr Stream in these back-to-back photos posted last week, and setting the table for the “health care summit” on Thursday? Washington is broken. It’s depressing as hell. The Republicans? You just can’t deal with these people.

(And Boehner’s rebuttal.)

(Pete Souza/White House. caption 2: President Barack Obama and House Republican Leader John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) gesture while Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Cal.) and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) look on during a meeting of bipartisan leaders of the House and Senate to discuss working together on issues surrounding the economy and jobs in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Feb. 10, 2010.)

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