At least they have that over Republicans, who seem only able to complain about what the Democrats want to do, as if they'd already accepted defeat.
But sometimes the Democrats have some really entertaining ideas, and all one can do is watch:
By now, everyone knows Rep. Charles B. Rangel is poised to introduce the “mother” of all tax reforms, the biggest and most expensive tax code overhaul since 1986. But what they don’t know is how the New York Democrat plans to pay the more than $1 trillion price tag...The next part of the show is the disappearing act. Where your money goes, nobody knows.
Repealing the AMT would reduce federal tax revenue by more than $800 billion over the next 10 years — and that’s assuming the Bush tax cuts expire in 2010. With the tax cuts in place, the costs would near $1 trillion.