Many on Capitol Hill doubt the committee* will be able to complete its task before its Thanksgiving deadline, and some lawmakers have questioned whether the trigger should be modified, or even discarded.Haha ha hahaha haha haha hahaha ha hahahaha haha hahaha ha haha hahaha haha ha hahaha hahaha hahaha hahaha hahahahahaha hahahahahahahahaha.
"The Congress is not bound by this*," Sen. John McCain said last month. "It's something we passed. We can reverse it."
Seriously, you thought Congress was actually going to cut spending?
* That's the Super Duper Committee that was going recommend $1.2 trillion in budget cuts, under threat of 'automatic' cuts otherwise.
** "This" being "our promise from July."