Maybe, just maybe, the GOP created debt ceiling crisis last year taught Democrats a valuable lesson. When Americans side with you on the issues, so "NO" to the extremists and they'll cave.
If Democrats would just apply this to a littany of issues that Americans side with them, we could crush these right wing extremists. Today is a good day for Democrats.
Flashback at the end of last year's GOP created debacle.
And today, complete surrender on the debt ceiling.
Republican leaders in the House of Representatives on Tuesday caved in to demands by President Barack Obama and agreed to advance legislation raising Washington's borrowing authority without conditions.