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  •  The GOP will change the rule on the first day ... (3+ / 0-)
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    Mark Mywurtz, kwt3200, Black Max

    ... without delay, of the first session when Republicans get a majority in the Senate. They know the power of 51 votes.

    2014 IS COMING. Build up the Senate. Win back the House : 17 seats. Plus!

    by TRPChicago on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 05:22:28 PM PST

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    •  Why bother? (1+ / 0-)
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      kwt3200

      They'll use the nuclear option in the unlikely event that they have to.

      Our side doesn't play hardball, we won't filibuster and obstruct the way they do. They'll threaten and tantrum and our side will concede some sort of grand bargain.

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