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US Senate Saturday Session Open Thread

Cartoon from Walt Handelsman at Newsday (reg. required for some pages). No one can predict how today will go, there is some hope that since the Sen

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Cartoon from Walt Handelsman at Newsday (reg. required for some pages).

No one can predict how today will go, there is some hope that since the Senate likes to appear to be the royalty of the Congress, we might avoid some of the circus antics that Saturday in the House brought. It's unlikely anyone will use procedural objections over and over to silence Barbara Boxer or Olympia Snowe.

It's an open thread for what you're seeing in, and thinking about, today's procedures.

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