Busy Signal Or Breakthrough? Congressional Switchboards Flooded With Health Care Call Deluge | Talking Points Memo

Interns are scrambling to get the talking points right as the phones ring off the hook. Press secretaries’ BlackBerries are running out of batteries from downloading hundreds of emails along the lines of, “Will your boss switch his vote?” Constituents asking about taxes aren’t able to get through the clogged switchboards.

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