Yglesias Award Nominee

“What you’re hearing from some folks about the status of the sequester simply tells you that there’s a group of Republicans who are willing to look at the Defense Department equally with the other departments. I think Republicans lose credibility when they say we have to look everywhere for savings except defense,” –  Mick Mulvaney (R-SC), a sophomore congressman who has been leading the campaign for spending cuts, including at the Pentagon.