For Walmart Moms, Budget Battles Don’t Hit Home

While Washington may be fully engaged in sequestration theater, lots of American moms are too busy with their lives to pay much attention.

Terms like “chained CPI,” “Bowles-Simpson,” and “CR” are getting thrown around Washington with impunity. But, this isn’t the language that moms speak around their kitchen tables. …

They don’t expect Washington to fix all their problems. But, they also don’t believe that Washington gets their problems.

These were the conclusions gleaned from two focus groups of so-called “Walmart moms” conducted for Walmart by Republican pollster Nicole McCleskey and Democratic pollster Margie Omero. [cont.]

Amy Walter, Cook Political Report