This is from WSJ's Janet Hook:
Taunting the leader of their own party with a chant of "Just Say No,'' Democrats in the House on Thursday capped a remarkable day of political theater over the tax deal President Barack Obama struck with Republicans by taking a symbolic vote against it, even as the measure moved closer to passing in the Senate.
This Reuters article has a very scary photo of Nancy Pelosi (caught in direct sunlight).
In a raucous, closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill, mutinous Democrats chanted "Just say no!" as they vowed to overhaul Obama's plan to extend low tax rates for nearly all Americans, according to lawmakers in the room.
But in the Senate, the plan took a significant step forward as Democrats there unveiled legislation late in the day that reflected the terms laid out by the White House. A vote could come by Saturday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said.
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"