Financial Reform Fails Again

For the second time in two days, Senate Democrats tried to advance their financial reform bill. And for the second time in two days, they were blocked by Republicans.

The one Democrat who broke ranks on both votes? Chuck Schumer’s hunting buddy from Nebraska, Ben Nelson.

The vote was 57-41. Earlier, Harry Reid said he’s going to keep bringing it up until Republicans relent. “Everyone should understand we’re going to stay on this legislation as long as we can,” he said. Financial Reform Fails Again