House Passes Bill

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    No way will Harry Reid pass this bill, it'll never even come up for a vote. You think they'll take a chance on pissing off the environmentalists with an election coming up?


    Talking about a miracle, get back to me when the Senate passes something, hell anything.
     
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    THe house has been very busy passing bills. It is the Senate which is sitting on its hands.
     
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    Yeah. Passing nonsense bills on abortion, naming stuff, repealing ObamaCare and a balance budget amendment.

    Nothing really relevent.
     
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    the senate is being held hostage by the minority
     
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    poor fucking apologists..
     
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    I know. The national copper shortage is daunting.

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    Seems odd that this Senate cannot work with the minority party when other Senates in the past were able to do so and pass bipartisna bills. Maybe they shouldn't have treated the repubs like shit when they had the 60 votes.
     
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    Except they didn't.

    -ObamaCare was the plan put up by Dole and others as an alternative to HillaryCare and used by Romney in Massachuttes. The only difference was Romney didn't have to raise taxes because Dukakis had already done that. It was also endorsed by the Heritage Foundation.

    -The Stimulus amount was determined by Republicans.

    -They were included in every piece of legislation.

    -They were wined and dined at the White House.

    And they still filibustered.
     
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