The Democrats Crack Up Over Spending

This is a transcript from my radio show. You can subscribe to my premium newsletter for only $7/month or $70/year. So the Democrats control the White House. They control the House of Representatives and they control the United States Senate. They don't really have to worry about Republicans for any sort of reconciliation issue because they can get reconciliation passed without Republican votes. Reconciliation under the rules of the United States Senate bypasses the filibuster. Let me explain this one to you. This is part of what's called the Byrd Rule. When Robert Byrd, the KKK Democrat, was in the US Senate, he decided, he was able to get a rule passed that once a year, now the Senate parliamentary says possibly twice a year if you have a budget resolution, you can pass something to reconcile appropriation items with the budget. The key is it must have a positive impact on the budget and does not change fundamentally public policy.

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