LIFE GOES ON IN THE SENATE….OK, so the Senate just voted 64-33 in favor of banning what “its critics call partial-birth abortion” (as the New York Times puts it). But I thought that Republicans were all claiming that the Democratic filibuster of Miguel Estrada was irresponsible because it was holding up the important business of running the country?

I guess not. Too bad, though, in this case.

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