View Article
Are Washington Republicans learning from Wake County Republicans?
Senator Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, a leading opponent of the health-care reform bill, said Sunday: “What the American people should pray is that somebody can’t make the vote.”
Democrats protested that Coburn was wishing misfortune on a Senator.
Maybe Coburn was just hoping that – a la the WakeCounty commissioners – a Democrat will go to the bathroom long enough to let Republicans prevail.
Given the heavy-handed rule of Republicans when they ran Congress, they hardly have room to squawk now.
Harry Reid’s strategy is bold and brutal: We’ve got the votes, and we’re going to pass the bill.
It’s about time Democrats showed some ruthlessness.
Actions: E-mail | Permalink | No Comments RSS comment feed |

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Copyright (c) Talking About Politics   :   Terms Of Use   :   Privacy Statement