The PJ Tatler

Boehner Plan Gets Tweaked, Goes Online

It’s here. It’s 104 pages. It adds a Balanced Budget Amendment as a prerequisite for passing the next round of debt ceiling increase. As many as 20 Democratic Senators have said in the past that they support a BBA. Was that all talk and posturing to appear moderate, or did they mean it? It would be nice to get a real vote out of them on this question, and the new Boehner plan would do that.

Rep. Jeff Flake has switched from no to yes this morning, because of the change.