Enti­tle­ments, Spend­ing Are the Real Prob­lem (Not Kevin McCarthy)

Repub­li­can pres­i­den­tial can­di­date Nik­ki Haley got to the heart of the gov­ern­ment shut­down fire­works in her appear­ance on Fox News Sun­day.
“Let’s be clear what the Free­dom Cau­cus is real­ly try­ing to do; they are try­ing to cut spend­ing.”
That’s of course cor­rect. One would be hard-pressed to find any Repub­li­can, Free­dom Cau­cus mem­ber or not, who does not under­stand the grav­i­ty of the state of our fed­er­al bud­get and spend­ing.
Unfor­tu­nate­ly, now we have a small group of Repub­li­cans doing what lib­er­al …