On the first afternoon of the three-day confab, as guests are still strolling in, the booth already has attracted a crowd.
Tickets are hard to get for the confab, which combines discussion of global economic issues—and whitewater rafting.
Leaving this confab, Baucus reportedly told bystanders he had heard some “interesting,” creative, and fun ideas.
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: Let's confab a bit about that idea (1740+)