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At Last, Republicans Make Their Case to Main Street

twit123 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 10:50 AM
These voters just came from nowhere. There were more votes counted than the number of voters. No voters ID required. Therefore the election was all FRAUDULENT! How could you have a president that just stole your rights, and the electoral process? I think seriously he is not a legitimate president. Very sad for this country. Are you still proud of being part of this?

The House Republicans, in serious trouble with public opinion as they blinked facing the "fiscal cliff" over New Year's, seem suddenly to be playing a more successful game -- or rather, games -- an inside game and an outside game.

The inside game can be described by the Washington phrase "regular order." What that means in ordinary American English is that you proceed according to the rules.

Bills are written in subcommittee and committee and then go to the floor. When the House and Senate pass different versions -- likely when Republicans control the House and Democrats have a majority...