House leaders appear ready to push ahead with a floor vote on the next war funding bill as early as Tuesday.Some liberal Democrats in the House were assuaged by a conference committee decision to drop a Senate-passed provision that would have barred the public release of photos depicting abuse of U.S. prisoners. Howie P.S.: I hope the proponents of health care reform in the Senate and White House are "pushing" as hard as for the public option as Nancy is on this vote. It was reported that the White House threatened Members of the House with
Louise M. Slaughter , D-N.Y., said she would now support the bill.
“I was never about photos,” Slaughter said. “I was about freedom of information.”
"you won't be hearing from us ever again" if you do not support the war spending bill.