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    "districts that were gerrymandered into an alternate universe."

    In an earlier diary I speculated that Obama might be willing to strike a bargain to help the less-crazy GOP members fearing primary challenge from the right in exchange for their votes in reinstating the old Gephardt rule with the force of law, thus eliminating any future impasse over the "debt ceiling." I doubt that's feasible but I'm morally certain he's concerned enough about the breakdown of the process that if he could make such a deal he would.

    BALTIMORE RAVENS--SUPER BOWL XLVII CHAMPIONS! WOOO-HOOO!

    by Uncle Cosmo on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 06:16:48 PM PDT

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