As reported today at the Hill, “171 House-passed bills are sitting in the Senate,” including forty “job-creation bills.” Here is an excerpt:
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) has set up a website that details each of the House-cleared bills. The site states that President Obama has signed 75 bills into law while 171 are ‘stuck in the Senate…’ Within the last week, Cantor created a “to do” list for bills that have received bipartisan support with more than 250 House votes.
A Democratic “aide” however, blew off the initiative to bring these bills to the attention of the public, saying that the bills passed by Democrats and Republicans in the House were “political-message bills.” Not surprisingly, the aide did not give examples. In the “new normal,”
Democrats people can make all sorts of statements without having to back them up with facts. The tired charge of “racism” comes to mind. Or how about Harry Reid’s claim that the Tea Party wants NO government? As reported at Liberty Unyielding, Reid said of the Tea Party in part,
“A bad day for government is a good day for the anarchists among us, those who believe in no—I repeat, no—government. That is their belief.”
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