Someone please tell me that this ‘Kos diary is wrong and the tea party majority on the House Rules Committee cannot effectively block Boehner from bringing any legislation to the floor that they do not like. Because, uh, crap.
Alsotoo, we long ago crossed the Cruz line where any show of defiance at all by Texas Ted would gum up the works enough to send our entire system over the brink.
Open thread! Here is Max swimming for a stick.