The fix is in that won't fix anything.
In Afghanistan, we cannot recommit ourselves to a "counterinsurgency" strategy that has already failed.
The coming fight on the debt ceiling and gun control is an ideological one, one Republicans need to fight or else face oblivion.
If you think 2013 will be any better, John Boehner has a Plan C to sell you.
Or how the Republicans have become the New York Jets of political Washington.
Are there ways to defend the defenseless?
Will conservatives tolerate Speaker Boehner sacrificing them to make a bad deal?
Obama is giving Republicans an offer they can refuse.
Congress looks for a solution -- or at least the appearance of one -- to a problem it created.
Don't reward her bad behavior.