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Poetic Justice

Midterm Madness Ends

On this Election Day we’re unhappy to confirm
That the 2014 campaign has left us feeling infirm.
After four billion dollars
Somehow democracy feels smaller,
And we’re glad to say goodbye to these nasty midterms.

Verbatim

Reid Accuses Republicans of Stalling Until Midterms

It appears that the Republicans in the Senate have intentionally left on the emergency break.

— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), quoted by The Hill, adding that Republicans are trying to “run out the clock” before the November elections in order to make Democrats look bad.