The biggest loser in the CRomnibus: the rights of DC residents (VOX Media)
Updated By DYLAN MATTHEWS | December 13, 2014
The White House’s logic for passing the CRomnibus spending package is simple: it’s not getting any better next year. The alternative to passing it was passing a clean three-month spending bill, then the newly Republican Congress passing an even worse bill in March. Sure, the CRomnibus still lets the new Congress insert more riders in September, but at least you buy a few months.