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Donna Zen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-23-05 09:58 PM
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26. The People's House
Many wonderful CBC would gain committees. Besides Bill Clinton once said that the House was worth 10 senates. The House is a much feistier body and less a rich man's club.

And the spending bills originate there.

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  -Which Would You Rather Take Back - House Or Senate? ruggerson  Nov-23-05 08:06 PM   #0 
  - Senate.  Straight Shooter   Nov-23-05 08:07 PM   #1 
  - House - Impeachment proceedings begin there  ck4829   Nov-23-05 08:08 PM   #2 
  - Exactly the answer I was going to give.  SharonRB   Nov-23-05 08:10 PM   #4 
  - Me tooo! n/t  Talismom   Nov-23-05 08:18 PM   #9 
  - Same Here : )  Dinger   Nov-23-05 11:50 PM   #31 
  - and proceed to the Senate where they go  ashling   Nov-23-05 08:54 PM   #14 
  - I agree.....House.  yourout   Nov-23-05 09:52 PM   #25 
  - My answer exactly  mandyky   Nov-24-05 07:38 AM   #39 
  - Senate  Moochy   Nov-23-05 08:10 PM   #3 
  - All bills are worked out in a conference committee  tritsofme   Nov-23-05 08:53 PM   #13 
     - Thanks for the clarification  Moochy   Nov-23-05 08:56 PM   #15 
  - House for legislation, Senate for the Supreme Court  MichiganVote   Nov-23-05 08:13 PM   #5 
  - Either one. But there is no choice but to win both! I am not going  Crazy Guggenheim   Nov-23-05 08:13 PM   #6 
  - This one is a no brainer . . . the Senate. Why? Because  TaleWgnDg   Nov-23-05 08:14 PM   #7 
  - House....it's where all bills and legislation begin...Most Important. n/t  KoKo01   Nov-23-05 08:15 PM   #8 
  - All spending bills begin in the House  ashling   Nov-23-05 08:56 PM   #16 
  - The House with a Democratic VP as Senate President. n/t  Carolab   Nov-23-05 08:23 PM   #10 
  - If we do not win...........  hollywood9   Nov-23-05 08:48 PM   #11 
  - Excellent!!  Crazy Guggenheim   Nov-23-05 08:50 PM   #12 
  - Senate  ashling   Nov-23-05 09:00 PM   #17 
  - bingo, I agree  ruggerson   Nov-23-05 09:12 PM   #18 
  - Recess Appointments  bottomofthehill   Nov-23-05 09:19 PM   #20 
     - Recess Appointments don't last a lifetime  ashling   Nov-23-05 11:35 PM   #29 
  - The answer is simple, the House  bottomofthehill   Nov-23-05 09:17 PM   #19 
  - Nice nutshell of the way  burrowowl   Nov-24-05 02:47 AM   #35 
  - Exactly n/t  Debs   Nov-24-05 03:45 AM   #36 
  - If we can't have both, I'd say the Senate first!  napi21   Nov-23-05 09:22 PM   #21 
  - They both have to pass the exact same legislation  bottomofthehill   Nov-23-05 09:33 PM   #22 
  - House - impeachment hearings n/t  ms liberty   Nov-23-05 09:39 PM   #23 
  - House - impeachment hearings n/t  ms liberty   Nov-23-05 09:39 PM   #24 
  - The People's House  Donna Zen   Nov-23-05 09:58 PM   #26 
  - I'd say take back both.  Independent_Liberal   Nov-23-05 10:58 PM   #27 
  - In 2006 for the Dems? No, We'd have to win every seat up that year  ISUGRADIA   Nov-23-05 11:17 PM   #28 
  - The House. All revenue bills must originate there...  T Town Jake   Nov-23-05 11:43 PM   #30 
  - House without a doubt  Norquist Nemesis   Nov-23-05 11:56 PM   #32 
  - senate  kansasblue   Nov-24-05 12:04 AM   #33 
  - Fair vote  MattP   Nov-24-05 12:22 AM   #34 
  - Hm lets see  lenegal   Nov-24-05 04:58 AM   #37 
  - Senate - judges, appointments, etc.  Justice   Nov-24-05 07:20 AM   #38 
  - It's a hard choice here's why...  Hippo_Tron   Nov-24-05 03:07 PM   #40 
  - Senate. You can stop things if you control the Senate.  orangepeel68   Nov-24-05 03:55 PM   #41 
  - HOUSE - it's the biggest problem, tax bills originate there ...  Neil Lisst   Nov-24-05 03:55 PM   #42 
  - Definitely the House. Well be close enough in the Senate to get our way  SharonAnn   Nov-24-05 04:04 PM   #43 
 

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