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It'd -- did they punted the ball away that's what congress and president did last night after promising the mother of all fiscal clips.
-- -- calamity in the history of calamity what happened nothing these same thing that has happened for these last 34 consecutive months.
Which is who you are poorly -- America congratulations.
They are riding the storm out.
John Boehner he's going to make it.
He is going to make it that's exactly what it looks like right now conservatives were very angry John Boehner that he let.
A senate passed bill come through that reopen the government for three months and they said that he could be -- -- a challenge.
But guess what.
There's nobody there to challenge.
Who's gonna do it there isn't anybody and the twenty or 25 members of the house who are most vehemently opposed to John -- are far outnumbered by the number who are grateful to him.
Because -- let them off the hook.
They -- have to vote for it in the government got reopened and the credit limit got lifted so John Boehner has again.
Navigating through these brutal rocks.
-- -- How about this 1%.
1% that's the success rate for those individuals going on in an effort to sign up.
Where the -- obamacare.
Percent and that is active three point 72 million people -- a lot of people don't want intercepted a self interest.
Not very many people who ended up with it that -- change and grow.
It's it's worth noting it.
This worth noting Terry McAuliffe.
He will not tell you he has decided that you do not need to know.
Where he got his money last year he took and almost ten million dollars.
That's a lot of money in 2012 but he is decided that you.
Or Virginia Beach, Virginia part of you don't need to know where that came from given the room scandal soaked investments.
And partnerships and participation of mojo back.
It's no wonder somewhere Mitt Romney is ruefully laughing.
About some things.
And last and definitely not least our -- supposed to leave a sinking ship.
Thank you we noted with -- good in interest in humor here that's scheduled for today in Washington is a rat's summit.
The leaders of the District of Columbia are gathering for a summit on the city's growing rat problem and I can tell you I've seen some of these suckers and they -- about the size of raccoon is walking up and down these city streets I wish I was glad to carry 22.
The city is happy day conference on grass today which we thought it was -- -- because raptors was to leave when things are going down.
-- not get on board but those are your bus that you know all of that and more already if you were signed up for what.
Fox News first that's what you can be signed up for you -- all of it already and be laughing to yourself not even ruefully.
We're gonna do it all now because this is -- well.
-- -- I hope everybody walks away.
With -- this is not -- -- -- regain.
-- -- -- -- Well I'm.
And that pastry delivery was from vice president Joseph Biden welcoming back government employees at the Environmental Protection Agency.
As he was handing out muffins and hugs.
-- government workers who were returning from a two week furlough.
Back to the job they're going to get all their back today.
So they are going to get checks and -- so big government shutdowns over for them they're doing okay.
This is -- power play while back we have no politics for you.
-- -- for so that's just how that goes but it's the better than him up enough sprawl here.
He is the chief political correspondent -- out of the Fox News Channel and campaign Carl Cameron and sometimes when you were very good there.
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You can contribute to the party's first I thought I don't think it ever been called -- Your alma and I say -- closely and probably -- -- no -- -- good thing I don't know what kind of -- for you would -- -- you know something with our stadium.
-- so the question.
Is this we've made it through the shut down America was forced to pay attention to Washington.
Look at us look at us look at us -- never mind.
This it may not have broad sweeping implications.
-- this this drama is gonna have big implications inside the Republican Party.
Performed fourteen point six scene for what's gonna go on with how leadership functions in the house and the senate and all that stuff you have been -- -- now.
Yeah well I mean obviously John Boehner sort of the focus of attention in the immediate because he -- the house speaker -- -- -- senate bill passed -- senate Democrats.
And Republicans but probably senate majority get to the house floor that ended the shutdown and avoided going over the -- But.
The Tea Party particularly -- stuff and they are promising in the organizations of the Tea Party express and Tea Party patriots and others that they're gonna go out on massive recruiting exercises like Tea Party conservatives.
To challenge all of these establishments which is.
Their view prevailed on principal and did this yesterday and allowed the government to be funded without the funding or -- or doing something to try to halt implementation of -- here.
Peterson was he facing -- at beginning of this year after the -- in terms.
And the Tea Party conservatives -- it.
And they had a total of thirteen of Baker's dozen muffins.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And it didn't work.
And legal -- has already said that look you know we tried that that it stated that there isn't any kind of groundswell for now at all to me -- there won't be doesn't mean that you might get funded Tea Party candidate in Ohio to go after the -- speaker from where the Buckeye State.
But got to have somebody like me a had been pointing out he got out first -- -- now in the case is Mitch McConnell senate majority leader there is somebody -- challenging mass -- is Tea Party favorite candidate out of Kentucky is going to happen.
And because Mitch McConnell -- who is Harry Reid and Devin has something to complain about today and they'll do ads -- they'll do.
Videos and they'll do radio and they'll push very hard.
But as it stands right now.
Mitch McConnell with the support of the junior senator from Kentucky Rand Paul no slouch when it goes to Tea Party conservatism he.
Is still looking pretty safe mode -- has now new ammunition to fire -- so that's an example of what's gonna happen here.
They just fine for now.
McConnell is fine for now we'll see in the weeks and months ahead if the Tea Party can recruit.
New candidates they've got a handful already out they're going -- some Republican incumbents now.
We'll see if they express and the patriots and others can put real recruited candidates behind their rhetorical threats.
-- -- -- -- -- -- You Lindsey ran down as a general manager Brian he is much reviled by the Tea Party now.
And you have other you like showing more -- and well.
You know what they're -- Democrats think -- that Democrats think they can perhaps undercut.
-- capital because of the sort of stuff.
-- all right so now what about believe let's dial back let's take the plane up to 30000 feet and on this question.
This summer -- -- Johnson got on the channel I -- -- but senator rubio nephew was one of the signatories to.
The original defund obamacare right they've been so whose job soon and other people who were surprised -- were surprising conditions to the list.
By the time -- get to the end though it was just pretty much.
Mike Lee and -- In the 2012 campaign where Mitt Romney was the Republican presidential nominee.
GOP orthodoxy Tea Party or liberal right if you will was all about obamacare has to be stopped right.
And in the spring of this year the senate conservative fund which is the organization originally -- -- -- demand to elect.
Tea Party type conservatives put out a memo.
The -- strategy it was signed off by the likes of Ed Meese.
Establishment people for years.
Advocating a way in which to defund -- delay obamacare through this budget process.
The first four senators that they men were.
Ted Cruz Mike Lee -- -- and Marco Rubio.
It was a force -- shook hands did the secret handshake and said we're gonna do this.
The first to fade.
And back away from this with Marco Rubio and he went silent there was criticism of the time when he really ripped up -- anti -- care rhetoric that he was only doing it to try to.
-- save curry favor from Tea Party years and -- were ticked off that he had been working with Democrats and comprehensive immigration reform.
So when it got rough and guys like John -- that this is doomed to failure is fool's errand.
Rubio went silent.
Not too long after that Rand Paul begin to emphasize the need for negotiation suggesting that he didn't want to shut down and it was a shame that the president wouldn't.
Negotiate and it turned out that that was very very successful the polls for Republicans and it muted a lot of the criticism of the nation -- and change the discussion for awhile.
Mike -- and -- crews are very conscious.
The foursome that started and the -- that ended the debate last night.
-- -- and -- chose to do something else for the last few weeks I've been separated themselves that is seeing them at pizza ranch in Boone Iowa.
Before too very long sure and and and listen there is -- it is it is indisputable that anti obamacare.
-- the Obama administration rhetoric energizes the Republican base it is a good political strategy to mobilize the core of the party.
It's an open question as to whether or not and long term political strategy.
Not producing policy outcomes isn't a better strategy than producing political strategies that sometimes don't work out as in the case of what happened.
Way better than any history you can think of pro Cameron is shared some of the wisdom that he provides for us here excuse of not so lucky today in the middle areas right what little there -- take what we did it.
It in the land of the blind the one eyed man is king.
Carl Cameron you've got to -- -- -- -- -- conference today excellent.
You interact more excellence.
Because a couple things we've got a great -- talking more detail about the 2014 races and the shut down on shut down drama and we will also have jump over -- AB -- will be with us that you must act to stick around.
I was hoping for a longer term that extension something.
You know more lives in December of next year will always be looking at the -- again I think that would have been -- better.
-- situation -- they -- And then.
Was Mark Pryor is a democratic senator from Arkansas and he was -- money with Melissa Francis -- -- show on television.
Fox Business Network and this is -- -- quite well back and it's no wonder.
That Mark Pryor would like -- next you'll go into December because there's a word in November and hope.
You know an election.
And this debt ceiling -- and how many more of them they're going to have to be between now and the next Election Day.
Is the damocles sword hanging over Washington.
Here to -- the -- a little bit for you.
-- an early case assessment guessed -- so she is a campaign director for the Center for American Progress Action Fund.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- Lisa Booth she is the president of the Republican communications association they communicate that Republicans with the idea that.
Yeah that's accurate.
And that makes -- a Republican hopefully they're okay.
Yeah they're they're firing his bat -- OK okay stipulated now ladies.
The American people.
We come out of this we know what -- get -- people hate Washington all the more.
We know that we will see more outside -- Candidates.
Nam we know those things -- individual races it's got some interest -- conference Arkansas for example where we talked about Mark -- So his opponent is likely general election.
-- a freshman Republican congressman.
It was it was in a bit of a jam on this is the Republican base obviously didn't want to vote for this but in General Electric are -- -- did not want to see -- I can continue.
And so you found out about building with the leadership on this.
Let's start with that -- -- when where how do you see this playing -- mid -- race.
What can do what you reverence is exactly -- aren't we seeing over the past couple years and we'll continue to see he's -- towards the primary and then voting towards the general how to balance that.
And I think -- will be you know you can obviously see this -- Republican but -- opponent we're seeing after this past couple weeks is not only are people.
-- -- Washington altogether but it's actually really turning off like the base of the Republican Party -- a lot of people they're losing.
-- older girl white males or really horrible I -- best.
And it didn't the Republicans have not made a huge effort or not make it successful effort to sort of broaden the reach of who is really in the base.
To keep going back so you just turn them off with this whole government shutdown.
Now are -- that has been made.
This was this is a tough needle to thread but they at least got some -- through to the other side.
Two analysts point if Republicans hadn't thought.
To the bitter end on obamacare.
-- would have said you guys you said -- stop obamacare and you didn't even bother shutting down the government over -- So they would face that but then there is the general election problem.
Is there as Democrats -- New York Times and others holding today.
That for Republicans it's a little bit of the worst about.
Yeah actually I disagree I think actually to go back to the point about Mark Pryor on his approval ratings took -- nosedive during this the past couple weeks.
I didn't president Obama's and I believe they had the lowest point they had in his presidency in Arkansas -- -- -- -- -- credit -- -- it yeah.
Yeah I -- -- and they they truly -- you hate them and in Arkansas I mean he lost SEI 24 points in 2012.
And really -- and toxicity and tweets and my 21 points.
So quite frankly I don't think Tom -- got anything to worry about there -- that our prayers the most vulnerable incumbent and company he's in trouble for.
Various reasons you know -- specifically obamacare is going to be a killer for him.
And 2014 that you know what I don't think this is get out -- the immaterial impact on the 2014 questions I just don't.
And honestly I don't think it's a complete loss for Republicans.
I don't think that we want but at the end of the day you know we we were able to make -- teachers in 2011 and and we are able to keep those sequester.
But to cut -- -- cast.
With this as this latest deal.
Well nobody -- Ran ran shutdowns are bad are bad for everybody and in the end what drove everybody in the table.
Was the fact that do.
Electorate was so disgusted with the -- was going on.
That the president tried them.
I won't negotiate.
No I think I'd better not without -- that Republicans say we won't be on the market as we better stop saying that and they went they went to a new space and only the interesting thing a year ago.
I'm sorry a year before the 2010 elections.
Was the last time Republicans were this.
And then a year later.
They went ahead and at their best mid term show in two generations.
So we are a long way from the primaries so it's hard to extrapolate anything out of this.
Except where this if we have to do this three or four more times before next November and it's going to be it's going to be tough it's gonna be tussle.
So I do great but you know the thing that ended up.
Driving it for you you believe is ended up driving the 2010 mid terms and Republicans was the fact of the health care law was voted on.
But what's gonna change between then and now is the softer -- actually going to fat and people are gonna start reaping the benefits of -- -- I do think that the fundamental difference between the -- tell you.
So we're -- your your friend just lit up and how do you hey meg -- -- you just wanna go back permanent what we're talking about -- -- -- going to affect me -- yes we are very heart rate will look -- the long term.
Right now when you go into the swing districts the district by district there.
And you you know the calling it yes has gone down -- the coming Republicans.
But then we need also mentioned the people they throw that in their -- you know -- -- supporting -- shut down.
I -- goes down by ten points is this is something -- can keep tracking out again and again.
This is that we all day and it's a dvd -- taken across the country there.
There's an interesting thing is that happens now politics.
So PPP went out there a democratic -- they -- they did these are people.
And liberal groups are and liberal news organization said -- look at these -- and then Republicans the car program American crossroads came -- they had their on their lifeboat away.
It's worse for Democrats -- you get the battling -- As a wise man once that no matter how you slice it still blows me when you're talking about those kind of -- don't put a lot of -- in those holes to win.
-- -- Let's stick with holes that are vetted and tested the Wall Street Journal NBC news people I know what you -- it's not voters.
But stick with -- holes that are not partisan try to look more holes that are not partisan.
That looked to the polls that are partisan groups -- saying.
-- answer the question for you Lisa.
Win you get into looking at the house.
Eighty by house Republicans.
Joined with the Democrats pass this.
Among them is Carl Cameron was just pointing out many of them are now going to face primary challenges for the primary challenges that they face will be intensified over this.
Because -- the activists for this is beyond this is the activists were there were certain about the quarter maybe a third of the Republican Party.
There's going to be really angry about this and that outrageous ever.
But in the -- company travel the country they're going to be looking for candidates are going to be raising money they're going to be spending money.
-- -- -- Yeah -- certainly easier poignant thing you know to go back to do whatever they wanna do is to go back to him he's -- and no yeah thirtieth that it yeah.
You don't know what I think that we're talking short term right now we're talking short term that Republicans are gonna have a chance at the table again and windy go to conferences -- yeah.
About the other -- libido yeah.
Is that we'll nobody mile let's go back and look at a state like Arkansas which we we mentioned before within our partner in Tom cotton an and you know what -- do you wanna go back -- to go back to it.
-- you're out of time.
You're out of time but you see three you could hear in between -- -- green it was an hour you think routing between the top -- Hey yeah thank you for holding our act together classic enough for us a little bit.
You Internet I have no idea where this strange going -- -- and Jonah Goldberg waiting to talk to you it's probably going to get weird and you're probably gonna like it.
So stick around.
The American people are completely.
At a moment when -- economic recovery demands more jobs.
We've got yet another self inflicted crisis.
-- set our economy back.
And for what.
There was no economic rationale.
For all of us it's.
That was President Obama today speaking -- now I'm really press conference but.
A public utterance on the recently passed substantially pointless argument over -- -- spending.
In -- United States of America and this is our life.
Interesting to -- the president.
Seem to sound like he really wasn't here for much of this that he had been out of town or something while this all went on -- that people are mad at Washington whatever that it's whatever that place is.
People who live in Washington that are not of Washington.
Our -- -- he is the editor who are quite so quite so national review online.
Is -- is contributing -- also in USA today he read his books you find it excellence like the CD but exactly yeah exactly exactly.
Thanks see whatever -- AB -- she is a columnist and associate editor by and so they -- they are both good sport because I saw them here.
-- very late last night and they love you in the Fox News Channel so much there here.
And then under a strange -- contracts and now I believe -- when it came here.
Okay here's the thing we brought -- change -- clothes exactly we have.
Our best contributors the other one test that group.
-- I -- Will invoke.
Big television host privilege to say I wanna talk about what I heard about and what I -- about what happens this.
Poorer Americans they were dragged back into politics the 2012 election was awful.
And I -- awful and it was grinding and it was small and it was pointless and it was exhausted.
And the American people got like eight or nine months off.
And then Washington grab them by the nose and sent home and look at politics again they stared at it and they said we're gonna blow up the country and then at the end.
Might as happened for 34 consecutive months president of mark asset.
Never -- -- negative nothing's gonna have we're just gonna keep kind of doing what we're doing.
At a certain point will Americans be forgiven too -- to ignore the government that prized ball.
It's an interesting question.
That's what that's -- you know it's not a good question.
In the end of the day.
We -- we actually don't know how much people tune that stuff out where I'm already is the look I have a pollster comes up -- you ask you what you think the government shutdown.
You wanna say what sounds like intelligent answers his it is stupid to go back to work -- any good if you hate Washington anyway and all that.
So it be interesting to see whether there was some.
Good point one intensity.
Concerned about this and I didn't meet the point is that correct we haven't crisis since he can and that's -- and create problems on the road and there's another thing to do that when people say we see this over -- over what pollsters say what you care about what does things that matter to you.
Nobody's going to say -- Hot days baby.
People are going to say things that matters like education that's my favorite nobody votes on education.
But when you give voters a list of things what are the issues that are important -- to -- what you want to sound like they care.
So when people say are you additional long term debt and deficit solution for the United States of America.
Here here but today it's hard to get voters to engage it was hard to get them to engage before now it may be not a.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- You know as we all are aware that there is no intent on that part of the house leaders and go down this defund obamacare rabbit hole but they do.
And then they lost time.
And they have to bundle deal and something every chance to remove the deadline for his followers actually -- And by doing that.
They commingled all of the bad news and shifted the debate they should -- an -- out.
How about the obamacare -- -- was bookmarks or -- -- seventeen and what I'm releasing the debt ceiling really match.
And so they got what they asked for which is a big Jumbo loan package that happened defund bush was really stupid it was never gonna work isn't math isn't there.
And the tea parties wild and John Boehner can't controls caucus.
There was never -- substantive debate about.
Raising the debt ceiling and we just finds another day so for the public would you look at pulling it always a nice 63% or more -- -- -- clean debt ceiling increases well.
Want costs and then of course -- out I was constantly and it cuts but if we just.
Had to be only about raising the debt ceiling.
I think it would have been -- you know I really different situation on day fourteen -- and silly saying to the American public.
Okay nobody gives the government still open is -- it's -- that okay people turn on the TV at all this is cancer patients can get to their trials and and I -- -- was she wasn't a three day where PR -- it was a sixteen day and as a result I think the debt ceiling debate really excellent track.
The Patty Murray and -- At breakfast today it meaningful right and it's significant this is more than just help their -- -- -- I love you better defense.
Maple -- And candidates and so they have breakfast today and we're supposed to be undertaking is very serious discussion about debt and deficit.
Long term entitlement reform who often blah blah blah blah question boring is -- -- exactly.
So yeah that's exactly my point that for the American people the only big can see these things through the prism.
The government's going to fail will there be a deal but if there hasn't been one for 34 months if they're going to be the requisite public energy urging a deal.
This -- that's why this to me is a significant question of whether Americans are things that.
Is -- they don't care if they're not paying attention what pressure is there to really happy.
Well there's -- pressure on the conservative side -- -- in the Tea Party guys.
Rightly and correctly.
Are putting enormous very easy is a -- to say it's as if one party has.
Basically woken up and realize that the entitlement explosion -- the -- from the explosion is a real problem.
And the other party hasn't realized it right so -- pressure on the Republican side from the -- to be sure.
On the democratic side I think that the the real pressure is gonna come -- -- from the small -- stuff Buccaneers sequester.
And putting some of these issues behind easily get back to spending money again.
And Obama a little bit about his legacy you know he didn't campaign a lot of reforming all of these things he's done.
-- -- about them.
You everything he's been engaged.
What did you have to do little or something -- sufficient to get to do anything right column but I mean yes for the president from having.
Those -- the pressure can -- can survive a couple of tersely worded pieces in the Atlantic and move on to move on to excellence I think.
I know what was arrested this president being famous and stuff OK okay we have to go I'm sorry sir -- services executed but John Giles for.
Or are -- regrets for advanced embarrassment.
You guys are great here what troopers gay Internet OK -- any -- -- do it and stay.
No you go you have to go will be back tomorrow to give him the war of the excellence.
Now as we like to do every day.
Work from our friends from.
Obama has no interest.
In reducing the debt and the deficit that's never been a priority the priority it.
To increase entitlements he believes he's -- just -- -- level he wants to spread the wealth he's been open about that he wants to do obamacare over.
Which obviously he did.
I mean that's not his priority and the -- and and that is.
What he demanded he knows it Republicans won't give him.
Is it tax hike in return for cutting of entitlements.
Or for a tax reform that's not gonna happen and that's why we have not had.
The bargain over the five years.
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