Rep. Sessions: 'This Is Not A Banana Republic,' Calls On Americans To Stop 'Slaughter Rule'

March 18, 2010 - 9:23 AM
If the Democrats in the House of Representatives pass a special rule to deem the Senate health care bill as passed, allowing them to not actually vote on the legislation in an up or down roll call vote, it would be in violation of Article 1, Section VII of the U.S. Constitution, said Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Tex.)