Saturday, January 30, 2010

"Reconciliation" Update

The political battle in Washington DC continues to rage over the controversial "budget reconciliation" tactic that the Democrats are threatening to use to pass ObamaCare.

According to this story, "Hatch Vows 'Outright War' if Democrats Use Reconciliation on Health Reform".

And The New Republic explains the painful procedural intricacies if we start down this road in, "Uh Oh -- What If Reconciliation Isn't Quick?".

The ObamaCare supporters in Congress could spare the country -- and themselves -- a lot of pain if they just drop this idea.