Over at WaPo. I’m probably grading on a curve, and as I stress, one gets pumped up about stuff that should be routine. But I’ll take it…and pretty gladly. Note that it theoretically shuts down cliffs, ceiling, shutdowns, etc. through 2017.
How did it happen? Well, it hasn’t happened yet, though I’d give well over a 50% change of being legislated. It’s just a unique alignment of stars given Speaker Boehner’s imminent exit.