I didn’t have the television on when the vote happened, so I missed this at the time, but here’s what Rachel had to say when the vote went down. She points out the much overlooked insanity of the fact that the Republican Party, which stupidly fancies itself as the party that supports the troops, despite all evidence to the contrary, freaking filibustered the Defense Authorization Bill. She also gives a little bit of historical context to the Republican lies about how this is all about “amendments”:

[h/t Joe]