July 28, 2009: Dems scramble for pre-recess progress (Politico)

  • “So because we want three Republicans to come along on this, we are going to betray what the American people want? I don’t think so,” Brown said. “I think, in the end, Republicans vote for this because they want to be on the side of history. … Just because Finance was slower doesn’t mean they are stronger, that their way, that their plan will carry the day. I don’t think it will.”