Ah, the “gotcha” of inadvertent eavesdropping. A microphone left live, picking up a confidential strategic conversation. We lean in gleefully, listening over and over again to the supposedly unvarnished truth.
Really? The brief conversation between Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul sounds more like a carefully staged leak designed to get some movement on the impasse over the Obamacare-for-government hostage situation. And that’s a good thing.
Listen to Rand Paul at :23 talk about compromise on Obamacare:
“I think if we keep saying we wanted to defund it, we fought for that, and now we’re willing to compromise on this….”
The Politico article is here.