http://www.washtimes.com/news/2008/may/27/the-save-act-and-mr-boehner/"Mr. Bilbray and Mr. Shuler have launched a campaign to circumvent the obstructionists by getting 218 signatures on a discharge petition that would permit the legislation to come to the House floor for a vote - regardless of what the speaker wants. The congressmen need 218 signatures on their petition; right now, they have 188. Only 10 of those 188 signers are Democrats, and they run the risk of retaliation from the Democratic Party leadership...."
Editorial, Washington Times, 27 May 2008
Updated: Wed, May 28th 2008 @ 12:22pm EDT