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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

 4:17 AM 

Assembly back from break; Dems attempting to reject amendment

We're back in session and debate on the amendment has resumed. Democrats have resumed their criticism of the Republicans and the amendment in general, which was brought force by Democratic Rep. Peggy Krusick. Rep. Janey Bewley, D-Ashland, made some rather explicit metaphors of Republican's time as majority party.

"If you can sense from this side of the aisle what it was like to see the glee in their eyes," Bewley said. "It was like a dog on raw meat."

Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald has taken the opportunity to rip Democrats for what he labeled their "obstructionist" tendencies.

"Your side of the aisle brought this amendment up but we planned this racist agenda,” Fitzgerald said. “You guys might be evil geniuses right now, because this is the craziest political move I’ve ever seen.”

He also said that debate would continue until the bill is passed and that Republicans would continue on with their agenda.


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