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Remember the other day, Max Baucus said, a bill with a public option can't pass in the Senate--that there aren't the votes? That's why he worked as hard as he possibly could to kill the (very good) ...
by nyceve
Comment Count 274 comments on Thu Oct 01, 2009 at 04:27 AM PDT with 420 Recommends
by salvador
Comment Count 198 comments on Sat Feb 18, 2006 at 05:29 PM PST with 322 Recommends
A week ago, we learned that Chuck Schumer (D-Wall Street) had pushed for including Mark Warner in the Senate Democratic leadership team in order to counterbalance Elizabeth Warren. The bankers ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 389 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 05:47 PM PST with 276 Recommends
Senate Democrats are not only going to strip the "defund Obamacare" rider from the CR but many of them including Conservative Democrats as well as the influential Chuck Schumer are PUSHING Reid to ...
by Drdemocrat
Comment Count 124 comments on Sat Sep 21, 2013 at 06:56 AM PDT with 261 Recommends
Mitch lets the cat out of the bag : ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 205 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 11:30 AM PDT with 250 Recommends
begins like this: It has been a big week for budget documents. In fact, members of Congress have presented not one but two full-fledged, serious proposals for spending and taxes over the next decade.
by teacherken
Comment Count 100 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 03:46 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
Perhaps due to the very concept that a conservative Republican would embrace wind power and well aware of ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 155 comments on Wed Jul 29, 2009 at 01:42 PM PDT with 144 Recommends
Cross posted at VBDems The actions of Senate Democrats this week are truly remarkable in how they have set forth the kind of leadership needed ...
by beachmom
Comment Count 98 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2007 at 08:21 AM PST with 120 Recommends
All 51 Senate Dems and two indies signed a letter to Speaker Boehner saying they will vote against his plan.
by TomP
Comment Count 164 comments on Thu Jul 28, 2011 at 05:21 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 130 comments on Mon Jan 16, 2006 at 07:37 PM PST with 71 Recommends
by Roatti
Comment Count 99 comments on Fri Mar 03, 2006 at 04:42 PM PST with 60 Recommends
(Crossposted from Green Mountain Daily . The following image is photobucketed... click ...
by odum
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Dec 09, 2006 at 08:15 PM PST with 59 Recommends
In what has become a recurring feature from the editorial board of the New York Times, once again the paper has used its lead editorial as a space to blast away at those Senate Democrats who are ...
by The Maven
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2008 at 11:11 AM PST with 48 Recommends
It's not clear if he's including Lieberman as a Democrat (I'm assuming he is including Sanders), but here's what Senator Harkin, Chairman of the Senate HELP committee, had ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 76 comments on Sat Oct 17, 2009 at 07:25 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Right now, the House and the Senate are about to engage in an epic battle on whether to include the public option in health-care reform or not. Or at least, we hope it's epic and that the House ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Jun 19, 2009 at 11:10 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Though Will Ferrell famously ridiculed George Bush's "strategery," Republicans in Washington were pretty good legislative strategists when they ...
by davidsirota
Comment Count 104 comments on Wed Jun 27, 2007 at 07:26 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Here's the bottom line for today: we're just as likely to get health care reform with a robust public option tonight as we were this morning. Nothing fundamental has changed. What matters is still ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 80 comments on Tue Sep 29, 2009 at 08:17 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Senate Democrats are now busy giving away the store to Bush -- again. For what appears to be the one billionth time in a row. They are set to give President ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Jan 25, 2008 at 11:49 AM PST with 39 Recommends
Just when we thought we had defeated "Fast Track" trade authority for the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Senate Democratic "Leaders" are talking with Republicans desperately trying to put together ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 12:29 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
( Second in what is apparently to be a daily series of diaries expanding on comments I have left in diaries by Big Tent Democrat --
by Major Danby
Comment Count 49 comments on Fri Feb 02, 2007 at 10:37 AM PST with 37 Recommends