Tuesday, April 26, 2005
The Spine Stiffens
My goal is to have fair up and down votes. Are we going to shift from that principle? The answer to that is no. - Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist
As part of any resolution, the nuclear option must be off the table - Senate Minority Leader Dusty Harry
No deals, Harry.
Democrats drew criticism when they threatened to slow the Senate's business if Republicans eliminate judicial filibusters. Democratic leaders began stressing an alternative approach Monday, attempting to force debate on their own agenda rather than the president's.So tell me, who looks like they're blinking?