House and Senate Cloakroom: March 8 – 12, 2010

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House Cloakroom: March 8 – 12, 2010


Again, the question expected to dominate the discussion in Washington will be whether there are enough votes to pass the health care legislation on the House side. In order to move the ball forward it is expected there will be a health care reconciliation mark up in the Budget Committee sometime during the week. Besides the ongoing health care saga the House and Senate will likely put the finishing touches on a “jobs” bill this week. Two other likely votes include legislation to impeach a district judge and another to withdraw troops from Afghanistan led by Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH). (more…)