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LAWMAKERS’ FISCAL GAMBLES ARE WORSE THAN THE SEXUAL ONES
BY DANA MILBANK
And thrill seekers on both sides are content to push talks to the deadline — part of a regular game of chicken legislators have enjoyed on budget deals. Lawmakers will have an easier time justifying that to their wives, but it’s the same delusion of invincibility that led Weiner to risk his career. In fact, we’d be better off if lawmakers gambled more with their private parts and less with the public good.