Framing (and winning) 101

Designed to make Republicans squirm (emphases mine): "Yea or Nay: Congress should reject any Social Security plan that requires deep benefit cuts or a massive increase in debt." And it has the added benefit of being reality-based. Kevin Drum writes: "After all, who in his right mind would be in favor of deep benefit cuts and massive increases in debt? Not Joe Sixpack, that's for sure." Sure enough, five Republicans broke rank in a 50-50 vote... (Political Animal)

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