Day: March 4, 2009

No deal

The NY Times/Washington Post “secret deal” story appears to have been yet another bit of media noise raised by Washington lobbyists pressing for a softer U.S. policy on Russia, led by those who, like Senator Charles Schumer, would like to see a return to the past. At all events, the “deal” has now been denied by the person who is supposed to have offered it.

See also: Obama’s Schumer problem