January 7, 2008 By Don Wolfensberger,Roll Call Contributing Writer
If you got the impression during the debt limit imbroglio that our leaders were creatively trying to extricate themselves from a box of their own making, you’ve been cribbing from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s manual: Crises (fabricated or not) can advance worthy goals—even restoring fiscal sanity. It’s getting there that sometimes seems insane.
Congress Project Director Don Wolfensberg discusses his observations on Congress's squabbles over energy policy.
May 21, 2007 By Don WolfensbergerRoll Call Staff
The Senate will decide in January whether it wants to change its filibuster rule. How it is done could usher in either a constitutional nirvana or a nuclear winter.
September 11, 2006By Donald WolfensbergerRoll Call Contributing Writer