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Pelosi forced to abandon Friday vote on
immense social spending bill amid resistance
from moderates

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 11/5/2021 4:36:00 PM

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi moved to save face with a procedural vote on Democrats' reconciliation bill Friday after an effort to pass it stalled yet again when a small group of moderates demanded the House wait for scores from the Congressional Budget Office. But that plan, which includes a vote on the infrastructure bill as well, may also backfire on top Democrats due to progressive opposition to passing infrastructure without reconciliation. Pelosi, D-Calif., and other top Democrats Thursday night and Friday morning had projected confidence that the House would pass the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the reconciliation bill Friday.


The witch has lost her magic.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Come And Take It 11/5/2021 4:37:31 PM (No. 968477)
Deleted. Please review Rules & FAQs about acceptable Replies. Live by the prog commie, die by the prog commie.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: daisey 11/5/2021 4:38:27 PM (No. 968478)
God I wish this repulsive woman would go away.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Catherine 11/5/2021 4:50:07 PM (No. 968488)
Be still my heart, I think she's finally losing her iron clad control over congress. Maybe she really is sick. That aside, I hope this is a sign she is leaving, I did hear she said she wouldn't run again. Can you take President Poopypants with you.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs 11/5/2021 4:50:46 PM (No. 968489)
I walked by the tv and gagged. She is INSUFFERABLE. (Rivaled only by Felonia von Pantsuit, who was at Colin Powell’s funeral, sans Horndog.)
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Speedy2 11/5/2021 4:51:11 PM (No. 968490)
ratchet jaw Pelosi is a hack
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ming 11/5/2021 5:01:43 PM (No. 968499)
Deleted. See Staff note on #1. Remember that this is a salon, not a saloon.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Birddog 11/5/2021 5:19:05 PM (No. 968505)
Fractures in "The Wall" as moderate(IE: Not Communist) Dems read the writing on that wall...Pelosi holds THE smallest Dem 'majority' in history, cannot even lose four or is faced with a "Bipartisan Rejection", very few were elected to Be "Socialists", and THEY know it.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Luandir 11/5/2021 5:24:39 PM (No. 968508)
May the warring Dem factions tear each other to pieces, leaving this awful legislation shredded and trampled in the mud and the blood.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 11/5/2021 5:24:48 PM (No. 968509)
The Democrats have come down with a severe case of trillionitis. Nancy should just push thru 10 five hundred billion spending bills. They would pass no problem at all.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: janjan 11/5/2021 5:27:05 PM (No. 968513)
Democrats are well aware, no matter what they say, that this is a highly unpopular bill certainly with conservatives and independents but also with some liberals. Pelosi can intimidate her toadies into doing a lot of stupid things but propping up a lame duck Speaker and detested President and thus losing their own cushy jobs isn’t one of them.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: curious1 11/5/2021 5:42:10 PM (No. 968528)
I'd say the 'moderates' got their commie version of religion, after the results of Tuesday's elections.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Namma 11/5/2021 8:03:31 PM (No. 968638)
How many trillion infrastructure bills are there. Gas prices are going sky high Taxes on gas is totally out of control. And that money is suppose to fix roads and bridges. This bill must pass so pelosi can pay her Dems and those that she gives money to that are helping her ruin this country.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Strike3 11/5/2021 10:20:31 PM (No. 968749)
And once again, Rachel Madcow and her MSNBC gel-haired wonder boys had to walk back the "bombshell" that Pelosi was going to hold the vote tonight and the dems had enough votes. They continue to earn their place at the bottom right under the belly of CNN.
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