…if it is followed up by a few paragraphs on how it is stupid both politically and from a policy standpoint.

Maybe he predicts this will create a double-dip recession, thus being able to say, “I told you so” later, (if it happens!) at which point he does a lot of, “Now, who are you going to listen to?”


Not gonna hold my breath.

Update: As I read more, I think the left is possibly over-reacting here. 2011 is a ways out, too far to vapor-ize over. And it isn’t like their aren’t any programs worth freezing. Abstinence education comes to mind. The details will matter a lot on this.