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Response to Bill USA (Reply #2)

Wed Oct 17, 2012, 07:35 PM

3. they don't need a supermajority to change the rule at the start of the session

they did vote on it recently and conservative Democrats did not vote to change it because they like being able to blame Republicans for progressive bills that die.

Essentially, what is going on is Democrats are keeping the corpse of the GOP alive by not pulling the plug on the their procedural shenanigans.

I'm sick of it.

This is a pretty good summary of what the Democrats pretend the GOP is and what they really are:






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