If they get 16 votes they will happily send this to the Senate.
If only 12 then maybe not.
You are slightly mistaken, he only has to stay in touch with Harry Reid in order to get the votes.
Obama already has the votes to get it out of committee, however Reid can do whatever he wants.
He's busy on his Asia trip. Philippines right now.
He better watch out for those girls. He get in trouble for longtime.
I think Obama's influence is waning. Especially after these mid-term elections.
That's an understatement. BO has zero influence these days.
Isn't he still in Asia? He was out of country last week on an Asia tour.
He's teaching basketball free throw shooting out in the slums somewhere.