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It Begins: Reid Proposes Changing Filibuster Rules

goshank Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:47 PM
Republicans point to a U.S. Treasury website where it shows the debt increasing. Yes, Reagan's debt needed to be re-financed. From their very own web site, George W. Bush's Secretary of the Treasury, Paul O'Neill talks about those very surpluses they deny. http://www.treasurydirect.gov/govt/reports/pd/feddebt/feddebt_ann2000.pdf On page 4 it says; (page 6/32 of the pdf file) or search for 'budget surpluses over the past 3 years' As a result of Treasury's actions, debt held by the public and managed by the Bureau of the Public Debt, has been reduced by approximately $376 billion since September 1997, with about $229 billion of this decrease occurring in fiscal year 2000."
Uber Dave Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:48 PM
So, Sybil, when they give you your Lithium and Seroquel shot is that what’s called “the cocktail hour” at Happy Acres?

Sybil, when they have “fruit cup day” at the Happy Acres cafeteria do the men in the white coats have to restrain you for babbling “teabagger… teabagger”?

Sybil, besides multiple personalities, did the doctors at Happy Acres diagnose you as suffering from:

Furious Mania, Erotomania, Imbecility, Idiocy, Hallucination, Incoherency, Delirium of Grandeur, Raving Mania, Melancholy Insanity with the Hallucinations & Delirium of Persecution, Dementia, Homicidal Mania, Cerebral Meningitis, Paralytic Insanity…

… Or all of the above?
ValerieParneau Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:53 PM
ValerieParneau Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:53 PM

No one should be the least bit surprised; Reid's been talking about this for awhile, and even moved unilaterally to alter long-standing Senate rules to shield his members from difficult votes last year (mission accomplished).  Filibuster "reform:" Coming soon to a Senate near you?
 

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Wednesday that he will try to push through a change to Senate rules that would limit the GOP’s ability to filibuster bills. Speaking in the wake of Tuesday’s election, which boosted Senate Democrats’ numbers slightly, Mr. Reid said he won’t end...