Veddy eenteresting speculation over at Campaign Spot.
Now we hear a dozen lawmakers have changed their mind on the resolution in the past 24 hours. Of the three Democrats mentioned as flipping this morning — Reps. Allen Boyd of Florida, Jane Harman of California, and Mike Ross of Arkansas — two (Harman, Ross) have endorsed Hillary.
It does make sense: Would you want to start your term in the White House with a major NATO ally spitting mad at the US?
I’m sure the Democrats who were all set to vote on this bill will still get a chance to annoy another vital ally eventually. Hey look, Japan’s cabinet has approved extending its naval mission in support of the war in Afghanistan. Let’s draft a resolution condemning them for the 17th century suppression of Christianity!