Gene Taylor – GOP win in Mass. did a Katrina to health care; a bill a week with a pep rally
A New Search for Consensus on Health Care Bill
At a closed-door meeting of the House Democratic Caucus on Thursday, some lawmakers, like Representative Gene Taylor of Mississippi, compared the Republican victory in Massachusetts to Hurricane Katrina. They said the election results had blown away any chance of passing a huge bill, just as the hurricane had swept away houses.
Dem health care talks collapsing
Mississippi Rep. Gene Taylor got up after Capuano and said Congress should do a bill a week and have a pep rally, according to people present at the meeting.