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    Kerry, in Davos, Switzerland, to attend the World Economic Forum, was marshaling support in phone calls during the day, Henry said. He announced his decision Wednesday to a group of Democratic senators, urging they join him, Henry said.

    Some senior Democrats said they are worried that the move could backfire. Senior White House officials said Republicans already have the 60 votes needed to turn back a filibuster attempt.

    •  Kerry in Davos trying to buttonhole... (none)
      senators for a filibuster.  Yeah, John, that's the way LBJ always used to get things accomplished when he was ML.  He'd go over to F'ing Davos and twist arms by phone.

      Tell me again, why was this man considered to be the most "electable" Dem candidate?

      Some men see things as they are and ask why. I see things that never were and ask why not?

      by RFK Lives on Thu Jan 26, 2006 at 01:27:46 PM PST

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