Tonawanda News —
There will be inevitable showmanship and public barbs — it’s Washington, after all — but the wrangling over the details can be hashed out if both sides really commit to working together.
Boehner himself said of Obama, “Republicans are ready to be led.” If the president went forward with a plan like this it would be real leadership — and it would be up to Republicans to remain true to their word.
Eric DuVall is the managing editor of the Tonawanda News. His column appears Wednesdays and Sundays. Contact him at email@example.com.