Cap’n’ Trade is still too close to call:
“We’re getting there, but we’re not there yet,” said Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), the majority whip, later telling reporters the majority has the 218 necessary votes, but “maybe 217.”
This morning, the House adopted the rule for debate on the climate bill, 217-205.
“I think we’re going to be OK,” added Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.). Asked if he was nervous about the proposal, Hoyer replied, “I’m always concerned.”
Now would be a good time to call your Congressman. Hell, call somebody else’s, too.