Posts tagged "reconciliation"

Promised changes in health bill

Here is the text of the 153-page bill that supposedly will amend the Senate version of that the House is about to pass. Do you know what’s in it? 

Healthcare pig in a poke

Has anything ever happened like this in the history of Congress? Democrats believe that they can get their party members to pass health legislation without the members actually knowing what is in it.  If that seems to be impossible, here is how the Tribune describes the process:  Sweeping legislation seemed to be on the brink... Read more »

Obama once demanded a BIG majority to pass health care

But not anymore. Listen to the hypocrite on tape. And here is Obama today, putting the lie to his high-tone promises
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NeoCon news and opinion

Because folks defined me a neoconservative before I knew what it was, I might as well make the most of it. Here’s today’s NeoCon News and Opinion briefing:  Three reasons why the high-speed rail lines linking Chicago and other cities won’t work. Congress still spending money it doesn’t have. The big jobs bill would cost about... Read more »

NeoCon news and opinion

Because folks defined me a neoconservative before I knew what it was, I might as well make the most of it. Here’s today’s NeoCon News and Opinion briefing:  Poll: 67 percent say illegal immigrants are major strain on U.S. budget. The Deficit Enabling Media Piles on Sen. Bunning 80 percent of stimulus dollars go for... Read more »
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