Let’s face it: the government shutdown was stupid. I don’t say that to place blame on any particular party or person. The blame game is endless, and while it provides a short-term sugar high, it ultimately poisons the body politic. Rather, it was stupid because border security is one of the most solvable problems we face and we got no closer to solving it.
Green Bay Press Gazette | Rep. Mike Gallagher
Before the debate over tax reform heats up in the coming weeks, it’s worth pausing for a second to ask: What is this all about?