Rep Boehner leaves Congress end of Oct

Jared Bernstein Posted by Jared Bernstein.

From 2009 to 2011, Bernstein was the Chief Economist and Economic Adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, executive director of the White House Task Force on the Middle Class, and a member of President Obama’s economic team.


First impressions over at WaPo: I’m less worried about a shutdown; more worried about a debt ceiling fight, budget cap arguments, etc.

First impressions over at WaPo: I’m less worried about a shutdown; more worried about a debt ceiling fight, budget cap arguments, etc.

Just heard some TV pundit say Rep. Kevin McCarthy would be to Boehner’s left…I’d guess the opposite, which leads me to the above concerns.