The Republicans in Congress are likely to try to replace Doug Elmendorf, director of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. That would be a mistake.
The Republicans in Congress are likely to try to replace Doug Elmendorf, director of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. That would be a mistake. File photo The Associated Press
The Republicans in Congress are likely to try to replace Doug Elmendorf, director of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. That would be a mistake. File photo The Associated Press

Robert B. Reich: Republicans’ magical thinking in Congress is immune to the facts

December 31, 2014 03:51 PM