The budget deal: Progressive Blog Digest

Conservatives are balking at the budget deal. Plus links to other issues featured on progressive blogs. See today’s full Progressive Blog Digest here.
Can Paul Ryan Put Down a Revolt From the Right?
Conservative Anger Over Budget Deal Now Purely to Save Face

John Boehner blows up:
“You mean the groups that came  out and opposed it before they ever saw it? They’re using our members and they’re using the American people for their own goals. This is

Still learning more about the fine print in the deal
Deal Limits Senate GOP’s Ability to Block Tax Hikes 

Interpreting the GOP “civil war”

Here’s the fact: the Republicans — with a big assist from the Obama admin — have largely succeeded in winning the discussion on deficits and budget