Sep 29, 2011

Durbin On Obama Jobs Bill: We Do Not Have The Votes

SHOT: President Obama Pressures Congress On Jobs Bill – “Now I Want It Back.” On Tuesday, President Barack Obama tried to keep the pressure on Congress to consider his nearly $450 billion jobs bill, saying it had been two weeks since he sent the bill to Capitol Hill “and now I want it back.”

CHASER: Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin Says Senate Democrats Don’t Have Votes To Pass It. “But so far, Durbin concedes Democrats don’t have the votes in the senate to pass it, ‘Not at the moment, I don’t think we do but, uh, we can work on it.’”