If the Pelosi argument that ObamaCare was really a jobs bill qualified as the weirdest moment of the summit, then Harry Reid’s laughable backpedal on reconciliation was the most dishonest. Democrats have threatened to use reconciliation for weeks, ever since the Senate passed a bill that no one thought had a prayer of getting enough votes in the House. Even Robert Gibbs talked about reconciliation as a strategy to get a bill passed. And the NRSC reminds Harry Reid that he offered it just six days ago as a potential solution to the Democratic dilemma … on television, no less:
Harry Reid is having a Senate Majority Leader Moment – He Lies!