“I’m not even wasting my time,” said Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, a regional Democratic whip tasked with pulling votes from the heartland. “Ike Skelton is a ‘no' vote and his district is a ‘no’ district."
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Democrats not trying to sway Skelton vote on health care bill
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is trying to garner every vote she can for the health care bill, but she and her other top-level Democrats are making no effort to sway Fourth District Congressman ike Skelton: