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  •  Hey McConnell... (1+ / 0-)
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    Eric Nelson
    Republicans say that Democrats have abused the filibuster by blocking 10 of the president's 229 judicial nominees in his first term -- although confirmation of Bush nominees exceeds in most cases the first-term experience of presidents dating to Ronald Reagan. Describing the filibusters as intolerable, Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) has hinted he may resort to an unusual parliamentary maneuver, dubbed the "nuclear option," to thwart such filibusters.
    ...you and McCain can take your outrage and go Cheney yourselves.

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    "I'll make pancakes." -- Sarah Connor

    by here4tehbeer on Wed May 22, 2013 at 11:50:21 AM PDT

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