Centrists compromise, averting filibuster faceoff – Politics – MSNBC.comIt is hard not to feel betrayed. The seven Republicans who bought this deal were not friends to traditionalists, the unborn, or their own base. I await the sane judgement of wiser political heads than mine, but this feels like sell out. Politics is not about feelings or the heart, and I know with my head that a deal may have been rational, but I cannot help hating it tonight.My passion for the Republican Senate is much less tonight than yesterday. Do they care?
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