This should get Broder excited:
In an interview today on MSNBC’s “Morning Meeting with Dylan Ratigan,” Senate Finance Committee ranking member Chuck Grassley (R) said he’d vote against any health-care reform bill coming out of the committee unless it has wide support from Republicans — even if the legislation contains EVERYTHING Grassley wants.
Stop trying to negotiate with them, and replace the Democratic chairman who can not advance the ball. If this is worth doing, do it. Otherwise, can we just drop the whole subject and move on to something else for Conrad and Baucus to block?