In a Farm Broadcasters News Conference last week, Finance Committee Chair Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, called the chances of achieving full repeal “zero.”
“We're short of 60 votes,” he said.
What's more, one would think that estate tax repeal wouldn't go down well before all the Katrina-rlated issues are addressed. On the other hand, does this make a compromise plan more likely? Or will the Democrats sense victory and decide to stonewall?