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By Dan Celia
Soon, all the politicians in Washington, D.C., will run down the Capitol steps, full of excitement about the beginning of summer recess. (I just couldn’t resist that visual.)
Still, some lawmakers are calling for a reduction in Congress’ time off for the month of August so the needed legislative work can actually get done. It’s not as if they haven’t had time to work, but I believe our legislators have chosen to wait and see how the mainstream media and the progressive left might lead them.
Budget reconciliation must be completed, and the American people deserve an Obamacare repeal-and-replace. Congress also needs to clear the way to work on tax reform. Continue reading…