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Commentary: Unwise Spending by Both GOP, Dems

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Commentary: Unwise Spending by Both GOP, Dems

Commentary: Unwise Spending by Both GOP, Dems

Commentary: Unwise Spending by Both GOP, Dems

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Christopher Caldwell, senior editor of The Weekly Standard, reflects on the omnibus appropriations bill just passed by Congress, and finds both Republican and Democratic approaches to government spending unsatisfactory.