Past performance is no guarantee of future results:

● “The president used his weekly address to the American people to demand that Congress meet its two responsibilities: ‘pass a budget on time and pay our bills on time.’”

— The Hill, today. (Warning: annoying auto-play video of Mr. Obama at link.)

● “Senate narrowly passes first budget in four years.”

Chicago Tribune, March 23, 2013.

Clearly, based on the tempo set by Harry Reid in the Democrat-controlled Senate, there’s no reason for Speaker Boehner to rush through anything.

Update: “Ignoring veto threat, House votes to avert government shutdown and delay Obamacare a year.” Over to you, Harry and Barry!