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Thursday, August 20, 2009

Double bypass

Posted By on Thu, Aug 20, 2009 at 10:11 AM

Wall Street Journal reports on emerging plans to put health legislation in two Senate bills (one with more controversial elements) and pass them in the budget reconciliation process, thus preventing a filibuster. They'd still need 51 votes, a potential stretch when Democrats include the likes of Landrieu, Lincoln, Pryor, etc.

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