Robert J. Samuelson: Budget compromise muddles through without really confronting the deficit
By Robert J. Samuelson, Washington Post
Published: Tuesday, Dec. 17 2013 12:00 a.m. MST
On the budget, muddling through comes with a crucial assumption. It is that continuous deficits won't provoke a crisis that compels political leaders to take harsh steps that they would otherwise not take.
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