Saturday, August 02, 2008
US Democrats Switch Off the Lights
Politico.com has news from of extraordinary events yesterday in the House of Representatives. Democrats adjourned proceedings but Republicans decided to continue a debate on energy. The Democrats then switched off the lights and microphones, something which only strengthened the resolve of the Republicans to continue. The Dems then had the Police clear the press gallery. Read the full story HERE. Can't quite see this happening in the House of Commons!