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Re: unSAFE won't pass?

Will Rodger <[email protected]> declared:

>It may make for good copy, but I think it's just fantasy to think the
>administration or their opponents, for that matter, will get what
>they want this year. Let them swarm. Who cares.
>At earliest, August of 1998 before anything passes - and even that is
>highly optimistic.


	Could you please explain the logic, numbers, and procedural
limitations of congressional action that lead you to this conclusion?

	Why not now?

	Why not between now and August '98?

	Why the deadline/target-date of August '98?


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