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4lbs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-18-09 12:37 AM
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4. I'm not worried about the House passing it. However, when it reaches the Senate, unfortunately
I expect the Repukes and the spineless ConservaDems to eviscerate it as much as possible.

Then it will either be passed as a toothless paper tiger of a bill, or outright rejected.
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  - I'm glad my Rep has signed on to HR 676  Chisox08   Jun-18-09 12:08 AM   #1 
  - I have called mine a few times. but reading his website tells me  sisters6   Jun-18-09 12:11 AM   #2 
  - Welcome to DU.  Cleita   Jun-18-09 12:26 AM   #3 
  - Thanks. Conyers will give it his best.  sisters6   Jun-18-09 12:56 AM   #5 
  - I'm not worried about the House passing it. However, when it reaches the Senate, unfortunately  4lbs   Jun-18-09 12:37 AM   #4 
  - Norm Dicks (WA-06) just signed on to HR 676  eridani   Jun-18-09 02:44 AM   #6 
  - good. and great idea. OK, I will do also.  sisters6   Jun-18-09 07:08 PM   #15 
  - knr ..please lets keep it kicked ..send it to "Greatest" nt  wroberts189   Jun-18-09 05:43 AM   #7 
  - Happy to give a kick. Hope all will call.  sisters6   Jun-18-09 06:43 AM   #9 
     - great post sisters6 ..kicking for the afternoon crew. nt  wroberts189   Jun-18-09 10:02 AM   #10 
        - and now for the evening crew.  sisters6   Jun-18-09 07:07 PM   #14 
  - Oh and welcome to the DU madhouse :) nt  wroberts189   Jun-18-09 05:45 AM   #8 
  - knr - Witness statements and videos...  slipslidingaway   Jun-18-09 10:22 AM   #11 
  - If congress would only them an equal chance to be heard, but  sisters6   Jun-18-09 01:59 PM   #12 
     - Me too, silenced from the start :( n/t  slipslidingaway   Jun-18-09 02:22 PM   #13 
     - True. That angers me as well. If single payer had been given a seat and fair participation  avaistheone1   Jun-18-09 07:11 PM   #17 
        - Yes, Obama needed to be more forceful from the start. I have  sisters6   Jun-19-09 10:45 AM   #18 
  - Are they still going to get it scored by the CBO?  DrToast   Jun-18-09 07:10 PM   #16 
  - The House seems far more open to this than the Senate.  Kalyke   Jun-19-09 11:25 AM   #19 
 

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