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  •  From the count, it appears to be a straight (0+ / 0-)

    party line vote. There were two Dems in the House who voted with the Repukes.

    •  I'm talking about ..... (0+ / 0-)

      This recent Senate vote and I'm pretty sure that there are more than 54 Dems in the Senate.

      •  Here's what the US Senate page says: (0+ / 0-)
        113th Congress (2013-2015)
        Majority Party: Democrat (53 seats)
        Minority Party:  Republican (45 seats)
        Other Parties: 2 Independents (both caucus with the Democrats)
        Total Seats: 100
        Note: Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) died on June 3, 2013. He was replaced by Jeffrey Chiesa (R-NJ) on June 6, 2013, making the party division 52 Democrats, 46 Republicans, and 2 Independents (who both caucus with the Democrats).
    •  Why are these fools on my tv (1+ / 0-)
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      PorridgeGun

      Saying that a lot of Dems agree with them about obamacare? Are they lying through their teeth?

      "Disappointment is anger for wimps," -Dr. Gregory House

      by freakofsociety on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 01:31:33 PM PDT

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