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Photo: Senate Democrats Not Even Showing Up for Budget Meetings At This Point

Brian411 Wrote: Apr 19, 2012 5:37 PM
Can congress vote to de-fund the senate? Just wondering.

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What you're looking at is a view of today's Senate Budget Committee meeting, at which Chairman Kent Conrad conducted a faux "markup" of his party's FY 2013 budget resolution.  The near side of the table is where Democrats were supposed to sit.  Granted, this entire exercise was somewhat academic because its resulting product would receive neither a vote in this committee, nor in the Senate at large.  Details!  Throughout much of the...