>>Republicans plan to block virtually all Dem legislation

An excerpt from today’s Huffington Post…

“Senate Republicans intend to block action on virtually all Democratic-backed legislation unrelated to tax cuts and government spending in the current postelection session of Congress, officials said Tuesday, adding that the leadership has quietly collected signatures on a letter pledging to carry out the strategy.
If carried out, it would doom Democratic-backed attempts to end the Pentagon’s practice of discharging openly gay members of the military service and give legal status to young illegal immigrants who join the military or attend college.” Read more…

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/12/01/gop-obstruction-senate-bills_n_790208.html

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