This spending bill was a continuing resolution that included funding the government $24 billion above the House-passed Ryan Budget and continued funding for Obamacare and Planned Parenthood while lacking a single spending cut. The Senate voted to pass the bill on November 1, 2011 by a roll call vote of 69-30.
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Conservative position: NO
Democrats are trying to take Franken's case to the place where allegations go to die.
"They're slamming it to millions of Americans ... because they will not cut government."
Stop the hysterics. Stop defending every government program. Acknowledge the waste.