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View Diary: Deal or no deal? Planned Parenthood defunding edition (60 comments)

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  •  What is the correction being made? Is this simply (0+ / 0-)

    a proceudre allowing additional amendments to the bill,  which would be factually inaccurate, or is this a procedure which by design allows a different bill to be moved forward and enrolled although the bill was passed in different form. What is the justification for doing this, other than a parliamentary means of breading a deal?

    •  The "correction" is... (2+ / 0-)
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      the "omission" of the defunding language.

      It's a parliamentary joke. The enrollment corrections procedure is meant to be used for correcting minor errors or genuine mistakes.

      •  And the changing of teh rule to intentionally (0+ / 0-)

        alter the correctly stated and agreed text of a bill is what kind of error? And what keeps all the jerks who put their stuff in HR 1 from doing this so all sixty or so of them have to be voted upon individually in the Senate before Friday night?

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