The Congressional Budget Office has been saying all along, how can you gauge how many were created versus saved. Along with many economists,
I was watching C-Span online when John Boehner THREW the dang thing onto the fllor of the Senate. Press conference from him should be nice tonight. They're still talking there about it, vote at 5:30pm EST.
Proud to say at least one of NC's Democratic Congressmen saw the light and crossed the aisle to vote against this CRAPTASTIC mess. I listened to most of the 90 minute House debate online. 7 Dems voted against it, and one did the Obama thing and voted PRESENT
GWB got several mentions for causing this whole mess, along with his failed policies.
We still have hope in the Senate for a filibuster, Cindy. Gregg has officially said he's a NO, and supposedly he has a tiny bit of influence with Snowe and Collins. Although Reid supposedly had a deal with them to not have their votes read aloud, it's sounding like he's trolling for more R's to swing over. He better hope he can hang onto what he has, Teddy's gone back to FL and they need 61.