The Corner

Re: Senate Doors Have Been Locked

What would this do to CSPAN stock if CSPAN were publicly traded?

So Harry Reid evidently did this as a stunt. And has evidently promised to do it everyday until he’s bored with the tactic.

This is the new fillibuster–to give Americans the impression the government is hiding pre-war sexing up of intelligence.

Frist is on TV now–outside the Senate chambers–calling it an “affront.” Reid didn’t talk to Frist about it and is taking it–rightfully–personally.

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