OTHER OPINION: Paging Dr. Coburn
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., on Thursday pulled out of bipartisan talks on raising the debt ceiling, followed swiftly by his Senate counterpart, Republican Jon Kyl of Arizona. Republicans claimed their continued attendance was pointless because of Democratic insistence that tax revenue be part of any broad budget deal. This behavior is childish and irresponsible. It risks disaster - in the short term because of the anxiety it could create over the prospect of U.S.
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