Here are today’s must read opinion and editorial columns.
GETTING TO CRAZY BY PAUL KRUGMAN
NEW YORK TIMES
Put it this way: If a Republican president had managed to extract the kind of concessions on Medicare and Social Security that Mr. Obama is offering, it would have been considered a conservative triumph. But when those concessions come attached to minor increases in revenue, and more important, when they come from a Democratic president, the proposals become unacceptable plans to tax the life out of the U.S. economy… voodoo economics has taken over the G.O.P.