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mikelewis Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-15-05 09:41 PM
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8. No way
"Working together, I believe we can discharge the Senate's constitutional duty to consider judicial nominees in a fair and sensible manner. If you abandon the nuclear option, I can assure you that Senate Democrats will cooperate with you to consider legislation and nominations. We will exercise our procedural rights in a responsible fashion, cognizant of the President's prerogatives. We will do our part to preserve the bipartisanship that defines the Senate and that serves the nation so well."

This is bullshit. Am I reading this right? "If you don't bully us around we will do what you want." Or am I just overreacting.
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