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Old 10-06-2011, 07:36 PM
 
Location: Hoboken
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The Republicans wanted a vote one, as Obama requested. Reid employed the nuclear option to prevent it. Why??

"Democrats had voted down a motion for a vote on Obama's jobs bill,"

Reid rewrites Senate rules with shocking move | Campaign 2012 (http://campaign2012.washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential/reid-rewrites-senate-rules-shocking-move - broken link)
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Old 10-06-2011, 07:40 PM
 
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McConnell was playing childish political games trying to earmark the bill onto another unrelated bill in an attempt to force it through before it was finalized. It is coming up for a vote likely next week.
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Old 10-06-2011, 07:45 PM
 
Location: Hoboken
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Non sense, Obama wanted a vote NOW. Here was the opportunity. Once again the Dems play games.
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Old 10-06-2011, 08:43 PM
 
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Only leftwing fools don't realize what's happening. Not surprising because most of them are college aged without real world experience.
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