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BREAKING: Boehner Pulls "Plan B"

edweirdness2 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 9:46 AM
Actually, the Democrats won the Presidency, who's powers are mostly symbolic, the so-called "bully pulpit", they retained control of the Senate, where legislation can only be reconciled, undermined or ignored. Republican retained control of the House, where legislation can be introduced, and where the control of America's "purse" resides.

Translation: He didn't have enough Republican votes to pass it, and Democrats were going to salute and vote no -- even though it was Pelosi's idea just a few months ago.  Ugly:


No action in the House until after Christmas, I'm told....