The Supercommittee Has Plenty To Say -- If We Can Understand What They're Talking AboutQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|To follow the saga of the "supercommittee," which has just nine days left before its deadline for cutting the nation's deficit , it may help to know these few words of Congress-ese. On Capitol Hill, "sequester" is a noun, a "trigger" is something that pulls you, and the word for "war" has 27 letters.|
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