Coburn and Vitter prevented Democrats from co-sponsoring public option amendment.

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    Think Progress » Coburn and Vitter preventing Democrats from co-sponsoring public option amendment. (Updated)

    And since then?

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x_lsFywRfgA&feature=player_embedded[/ame]

    Thoughts?
     
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    Tells me what I already knew.
     
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    Thanks for posting the information. Coburn and Vitter are both crooks.
     
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    Vitter literally is. But that doesn't stop him from partaking in a political office. :lol:
     
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    Gee so are all the Democrats who are signing on to it. And if you think the amendment won't go dowm on a nearly straight party line vote you are kidding yourself.
     
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    If all the Democrats co-sponsor for it and support it, then how is it going down on a nearly straight party line vote? :eusa_eh:
     
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    four of them did and their grandstanding. Just because you cosponsor an amendment doesnt mean necessarily that you have to vote for it.
     
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    No, but the odds are you will. We'll see how it goes. But let's talk about the facts instead of wishes and ifs.
     
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    And what facts would that be/ that we now have six people out of 50 political grandstanding?
     
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    The fact that these Republicans wanted to act like Democrats did not want this bill when clearly at least some do to the point they are willing to co-sponsor this bill.

    Neither do I see Republicans lining up to Co-Sponsor this either.
     

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