Kudos to Politico’s Rogers for rising above Cantor’s rhetoric said to point out that:

Quite apart from ideology or the economy, the simple arithmetic of the budget makes it hard for the GOP to meets its own goals without revenues.
If you'd like to get email from CJR writers and editors, add your email address to our newsletter roll and we'll be in touch.

Erika Fry is a former assistant editor at CJR.