Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Senate GOP Vows To Block All Except Tax Cut, Debt Bills : It's All Politics : NPR

Senate GOP Vows To Block All Except Tax Cut, Debt Bills : It's All Politics : NPR

Senate Republicans have sent a letter to Sen. Harry Reid, the Senate Majority Leader, warning him that they will use the chamber's procedural tactics to stall any legislation other than that which would extend the Bush tax cuts and deal with the nation's debt limit.

An excerpt from the letter that was signed by all 42 Republicans, meaning that Senate Democrats can essentially forget about peeling off the two Republicans they would need to end a Republican filibuster

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