Originally Posted by WSU JK
I'm not too worried about anything major/consequential getting passed during the lame duck session. If the Democrats barely had enough votes to pass anything in the past two years and had to fight fight fight to pass what they did, I don't see much making it through both the House and the Senate over the next couple of months. Especially since it's doubtful that they would get 60 in the Senate for just about anything right now.
Sorry to inform you but it is pretty hard to have a fight fight fight when you close the door on the people you are fight with. The
did what they wanted with no input from the
. Remember Obama saying he will have SeaSpan televising the talks on health care reform. The doors were shut to all but his party.
Now is the time for the
to do what the people want and need. With the tea party pushing the
maybe now they will listen. The
have two years to get it together and bring new ideas to Obama and watch him say NO as he has been doing.