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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 05:35 PM

11. Can someone knowledgeable explain this in simple English?

Senate stuff is arcane. Is Reid's proposal like the one by Merkley et al to largely return to the old, functional rules, or more like the McCain-Levin "spray gold paint on the turd and call it a gold bar" guarantee of dysfunction proposal?

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