Two $700 billion gorillas are roaming the halls of Congress.
Congress has been unable to handle either of the gorillas. The unfortunate reality is that our Congress has long been unable to walk and chew gum at the same time.
Our dependence on foreign oil has been displaced by the financial crisis that extends from Main Street to Wall Street. It is at least of passing interest that both problems are pegged at a cost of $700 billion.
09/28/08 - 11:30pm