Dems Lay Filibuster Trap For Bankruptcy Bill
Once again, the bankruptcy reform bill slid right through the House on its first try in an impressive
But there's just one problem: once again, it's the poison pill that killed the bill last year.
That is the abortion protest language sponsored by Democrat Sen. Charles Schumer and supported by several of his
The House passed its bill without the so-called Schumer amendment and the Senate is expected to try a similar ploy.
But several Democratic senators are expected to try to filibuster the bill, unless the Schumer amendment, which
That's what Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle told The Credit Union Journal. Daschle said he expects several of
But Daschle said he will continue to support the measure as he has in the past. "I always have," he said.
Credit union lobbyists expect the filibuster move and are preparing for it. "We're going to need 60 votes, either