May 16, 2007
House Republicans Shut Down Floor As Dems Try To Raise Taxes Without A Vote (Updated)Topics: Political News and commentaries
House Republicans are shutting down the floor, because the Democrats are threatening to change a rule and deny Republicans any opportunity to offer a motion to recommit on the "paygo" provisions of their legislation.
UPDATE: Rep. Westmoreland just moved for a recorded quorum call, then a motion that the committee will rise. Expect to see more of these. More to come here ...
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Posted by Richard at May 16, 2007 4:25 PM
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