Process vs. product | Arkansas Blog

Monday, April 27, 2009

Process vs. product

Posted By on Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 6:39 AM

The Republicans and their journalistic enablers are raising heck about a Democratic plan to use a rule loophole to pass a health care plan in the Senate by a majority vote. Reagan, Bush and Clinton all used the loophole as needs demanded.

It's as simple as Brummett puts it. If the Democratic Congress can produce a meaningful leap forward in health care coverage in the last western country that doesn't provide universal care, most voters won't object that a simple majority ruled.

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