How To Build The Best Health Reform Bill In Conference

By: Monday January 4, 2010 3:33 pm

If I magically had the power to build the best bill possible in conference out of only components from the House and Senate bills, this is what I would do. (Of course there might not even be a conference committee and any bill can still be filibustered by Ben Nelson, Joe Lieberman, Blanche Lincoln, etc., [...]

Why Don’t We Just Go A Step Further And Abolish The House?

By: Thursday December 10, 2009 11:59 am

If you ever wonder why the media does not pay a lot of attention to the House of Representatives,┬áhere is why. Pelosi said there’s “not much” chance the House will simply take up the Senate bill (a process known informally as “ping ponging”) but that differences between the two packages will be resolved in a [...]

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