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Fear of voting grips Senate Democratic chiefs



Published: Fri, June 27, 2014 @ 3:02 p.m.

WASHINGTON (AP) - A fear of voting has gripped Democratic leaders in the Senate, slowing the chamber's modest productivity this election season to a near halt. With control of the Senate at risk in November, leaders are going to remarkable lengths to protect endangered Democrats from casting tough votes and to deny Republicans legislative victories in the midst of the campaign. The phobia means even bipartisan legislation to boost energy efficiency, manufacturing, sportsmen's rights and more could be scuttled.


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1theoldwrench(243 comments)posted 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Now the President has asked the congress to approve 500 mi for aid to Syrian rebels Now the repud will have put up or shut up about money to arm terrorists if they can find this money, why can't they find money for our vets or to secure our border??

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