“I was certainly encouraged to hear the Speaker last night suggest a willingness to allow the House to have an up-or-down vote on the merits of unlocking the potential of America’s abundant energy resources. But the proof will be in the proverbial pudding,” Republican Whip Roy Blunt (Mo.) stated.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
Blunt on Pelosi promise: I'll have to see it to believe it
Nancy Pelosi's promise to have an up-and-down vote on oil drilling when the House is back in session next month was greeted with skepticism by Seventh District Congressman Roy Blunt: