Skip to main content

View Diary: There's no such thing as the secret hold (40 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  The real fiction (0+ / 0-)

    is that the other Senators aren't behind the 'secret' hold.  Obviously, they have the power to change things, to make the process transparent or to hold stonewallers accountable.

    The truth is, the 'secret' hold comes in handy when the majority of Senators hate a bill that the public support.  Thus, they can blame an 'anonymous' Senator for the roadblock and flee unscathed.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site