Washington’s growing irrelevance is good

Our political system has fallen so low that just doing the minimum amount required to be a functional government is seen as a victory.

Washington’s growing irrelevance is good

After three years of sclerosis, Congress is poised to at last pass an actual budget. We’ve been so consumed with the dysfunction of the parties on Capitol Hill that this feat appears significant. In fact, it should be routine. Yet in the context of the past few years, it is anything but. The budget that […]