What it proposes is effectively to repeal the Obama administration and save America from a death spiral decline into bankruptcy. UPDATE: Also read "Boehner: Democrats win in a shutdown" and "Obama in campaign mode, still demagoging budget battle" at the Tatler.
It's time for Republicans to go on the offensive.
The Democrats consider the Tea Party and its grassroots activists to be on another planet, and bitterly oppose everything they believe in ... like balancing the budget.
There is no legitimate role for government unions.