Thanks A Lot, Dude

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February 4, 2009 7:10 am
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I think it’s understandable, though unfortunate in terms of the future of the country and the interests of justice, that Sen. Gregg (R-NH) made it a condition of his accepting the Commerce appointment that he’d be replaced by a Republican. But now comes word that he’s recusing himself from any votes on the Stimulus Bill.

Note that in this case a recusal amounts to a no vote since the Dems will likely need 60 votes to overcome a Republican filibuster. And now he’s unavailable to provide one.

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