Is there a 95 percent chance that the government health takeover will pass?
McConnell sounded more dour in the wake of Saturday's successful motion to proceed, in which all Democrats stuck together to begin debate on the bill.
“Well over 95 percent of the time, I’m told, when we approve a motion to proceed to a bill, the bill is ultimately approved,” the GOP leader told reporters. “Most of the time, when we proceed on the bill, the bill eventually passes.” . . .