Providing free food for billionaires

Sometimes, when people say to me that all politicians are crooks, I think of the genuinely good and brave people who have served as representatives and who make speeches like this one that too few voters take the time to listen to.

HT to Tom Jankowski

So Obama made a deal–because he had to. I would bother to write to about it, but Jonathan Cohn at the New Republic breaks down the deal.