Today’s crucial spending bill
apparently went down in another revolt by GOP moderates. For now Think Progress has the only info, but you can be sure more will come out soon.
CNN has more on the bill.
The Guardian’s headline sums it up thusly:
House Democrats Defeat Spending Bill
When I first posted here one could reasonably argue whether Democrats matter. Now, however, it seems safe to put that question to bed. The age of Gephardt and Daschle is over.
Slightly watered-down version passed late last night. Rep. Don Young can sleep comfortably knowing that those Cadillac-driving food-stamp queens will finally get their comeuppance.