What budget? MT @mattyglesias: Republicans don’t like Jack Lew because he knows too much about the budget—
(@mitrebox) January 10, 2013
Republicans and conservatives are finding a lot to be concerned about when it comes to Treasury Secretary nominee Jack “Loopty” Lew. But according to Slate economics hack Matt Yglesias, their biggest beef is over Lew’s extensive knowledge of our budget. No, really:
Um, pardon? Has Yglesias been living under a rock all this time?
You’d think. After nearly four years of sitting on their hands, it’s more than past time for Senate Democrats to put their money where their big mouths are. Yglesias might want to think about doing the same.