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Senate Dems Ready to Abandon Bipartisanship, Pass Stimulus?

Yesterday Markos wondered if Obama's stated desire to have a bipartisan stimulus bill with heavy Republican support was obstructing progress from the more important goal of doing what was best for the country.  Whether they believed it was possible or were just appealing to many voters' desire for bipartisan cooperation and comity, the Democratic leadership at least floated out the idea that they were hoping for 80 votes in the Senate.
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