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Do the Senate Republicans

by TONI H / April 4, 2012 1:17 AM PDT
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I don't know about Reid
by Diana Forum moderator / April 4, 2012 4:46 AM PDT

The only part of the article that made sense was "but at some point you have to do your job."

Both sides have not been doing their jobs for a long time.

Diana

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We had a bipartisan agreement just recently
by James Denison / April 4, 2012 6:50 AM PDT

by a vote of 441-0 Obama's budget was shot down. Who said Congress can't work together?

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I'm looking at a positive, not a negative
by Diana Forum moderator / April 4, 2012 7:12 AM PDT

It's their job to vote for a budget, not against one. Someone needs to come up with a budget for a change.

Diana

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The Republicans HAVE, Diana
by TONI H / April 4, 2012 7:29 AM PDT

Reid won't bring it to a vote in the Senate.....but the way the process normally works is this way:

The House comes up with a budget.......The SENATE comes up with a budge........then the two come together and work together to merge the two budgets and get something that works.

REID has refused to come up with a budget for three years or more now (since BO took office) so it's the SENATE that has fallen down on the job.

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I know
by Diana Forum moderator / April 4, 2012 8:25 AM PDT

I'm not saying that it's all the Republicans fault. I condemn both parties equally. Obama came up with a budget and the Republicans came up with a budget. I haven't really seen either budget so I can't say if I would support either one. The Democrats still need to come up with a budget and they won't because this is an election year and they don't want to have anyone mad at them.

BTW, did the House vote on the Republican budget?

Diana

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Yes
by TONI H / April 4, 2012 8:54 AM PDT
In reply to: I know
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