Despite the Fact that No Senator Has Actually Seen It
Bryon Preston | The PJ Tatler
The gun bill passed cloture in the Senate with 68 votes today.
How does this happen, in what we are told is the world’s greatest deliberative body, when senators have not even seen the text of the legislation?
Speaking on the Senate floor minutes before the vote to move gun-control legislation forward, Mike Lee (R., Utah) urged postponing the cloture vote because none of his Senate colleagues has yet had a chance to read the entire bill. “We’re trying to prevent the ability of members to push