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March 21, 2010

STUPAK CAVES; WILL ACCEPT EO IN EXCHANGE FOR VOTE; HCR WILL PASS

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I assume that last bit, but as we were talking about being two votes shy or so, Stupak's six holdouts will certainly give Pelosi her God-damned majority.

Stupak gets more than an empty executive promise printed on worthless paper in disappearing ink, though -- he'll also get to talk on the floor of the House.

So, you know: Victory for him. He really held out hard, didn't he?

Here's the EO: Worthless paper.

The President can not (or at least could not, back when we were a Republic) rescind a law at the stroke of a pen, or deny someone (or some organization) federal money to which they are entitled.

Thanks to enoxo.

Email... I just got an email from Judas Iscariot. He writes, "Damn, at least I got 30 pieces of silver and a nice bag. Stupak didn't even get the bag."

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