Tue Jan 1, 2013, 04:15 PM
Stuart G (8,300 posts)
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Source: The Hill
first up in Discussion Forum by bigtree
under title..."We're Done"
you can find that discussion here:
Senate Democratic leaders say they will reject any House effort to amend a fiscal cliff deal that passed the upper chamber with overwhelming support on New Year’s Day.
“The House Republicans have two choices: cut their losses and pass the deal now, or else put up a fight they cannot win and pass the same deal a few days now after being further humiliated,” said a Senate Democratic leadership aide
Read more: http://thehill.com/homenews/house/275099-senate-democratic-leaders-say-they-will-reject-house-changes-to-tax-bill-
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Response to Chapelhillian (Reply #3)
Tue Jan 1, 2013, 04:30 PM
Tempest (14,028 posts)
4. That seems to be his only motivation
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He's sticking it to Boehner every chance he gets.
Welcome to DU.
Response to Stuart G (Original post)
Tue Jan 1, 2013, 06:26 PM
Kablooie (9,548 posts)
6. Never have I seen an ultimatum like this stick in politics.
It's all theater.
Ultimatums are doled out by both sides all the time but they never hold to them.
The house will probably send the bill back with changes and the Senate will complain but continue to work on it.
-- A mind is a terrible thing to waste and waste is a terrible thing to mind. --