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Eric Cantor and the Trojan Rabbit

Eric Cantor’s latest tactic in the battle to defund Obamacare reminds me of the Trojan Rabbit in Monty Python and the Holy Grail. According to Business Insider’s Josh Barro: It’s a strategy predicated on the idea that Republican activists are stupid. Many of them are stupid. But they’re not stupid enough to fall for this. (Barro is hard-left, btw.) From what I can gather, Cantor intends to pass two continuing resolutions out of the House. Read more →