Boehner's and Reid's proposal is a twelve member body, six from the House and six from the Senate, split equally between Republicans and Democrats. It's a bipartisan alternative that sidelines the White House. This "Super Congress" will negotiate a package to be presented to House and Senate for a straight UP or DOWN vote, fast-tracked with no amendments. "Not mentioned anywhere in the constitution" Reported in The Huffington Post, linked by Hot Air.
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Maybe not a good one, though.