Democrats down to the bare-minimum 60 votes on the stimulus in the Senate? ... P.S.: Do House Dems really think that drawing the process out, by letting the Senate GOPs filibuster, will win it for them? From The Hill :
"Make them filibuster" has been a rallying cry of rank-and-file Democrats all week, who say the strategy would portray Republicans as obstructionists and ultimately lead to legislation that better reflects the interests of the party.
Hmm. Filibustering Republicans would have a lot to talk about! My guess is the longer the bill stays un-passed, the more sordid details
will come out and the greater the chance that it will be pecked to death. House Dems are
cocooning. ... 1:45 A.M.