Blunt Closer and Closer - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
Blunt Closer and Closer
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Late word from House gallery source that not only did Roy Blunt deliver squeakily the vote, 216-214, to complete Mike Pence’s September initiative for Operation Offset — cutting money from the budget to match the money spent on Katrina relief — but also that Blunt is within celebrating distance of the 117 votes he needs for GOP leadership. Importantly, source does not say that 117 is a done deal. Blunt remains heavy establishment favorite, however this is a secret, secret, secret ballot and there is no motive for anyone ever to reveal his or her vote.

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