October 19, 2011 A few hours after the Senate reached a deal on potatoes in schools, comedian Stephen Colbert took to the airwaves to display what sounded like some long-repressed middle school angst over being separated from his beloved 'tots.'
December 9, 2010 Sen. Harry Reid apparently decided that Republicans weren't negotiating in good faith. So he brought the bill to a vote, exasperating Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, who had worked on an agreement with Reid.
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