Republicans claimed victory Wednesday in a flash-pan fight with House SpeakerSo what was so important that the Democrats would overthrow 185 years of tradition?
Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) over 185-year-old House rules that allow the minority
party to block legislation.
"House Democrats wanted to change the rules to make it easier to raise taxes,"Seriously...WTF? Stumble It!
Cantor [Chief Deputy Republican Whip Eric Cantor of Virginia] wrote. "They
wanted to change rules on minority floor rights that have been in place since
1822. They failed."