Obama demonstrates his master strategy: “pre-compromise,” in which he determines what the Republicans are going to want and pre-emptively concedes half of it prior to negotiations.
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That there is “no inflation” is a convenient myth based on a deliberate misrepresentation. While the statement may well be true on average, that average includes high-end purchases — such as new-generation electronics — which are stable or in some cases falling in price. However, costs for food, medicines, housing, health care and the thousand other necessities that constitute the enormous preponderance of the expenses faced by impecunious Americans have continued to climb, and show no signs of stopping.