The hold up in our congress is not in the House. It's in the Senate.
As soon as the GOP starts allowing straight up-or-down 51% votes in the Senate, this statement will carry some weight.
Wow. Regular ol' Joph fan club in here.
Senator Toomey (R-PA) wrote:
In the end it didn't pass because we're so politicized. There were some on my side who did not want to be seen helping the president do something he wanted to get done, just because the president wanted to do it