Senate Rejects House Funding Defense Plan

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The Senate on Thursday rejected a House plan to pair a full year of defense funding with a short-term spending fix for the rest of the government.

Senators voted 55-44 on the plan, which needed 60 votes to overcome a procedural hurdle.

The outcome was widely expected after most Democrats warned they would not support the “cromnibus” — part continuing resolution (CR), part omnibus.

 

Read more at The Hill.

{Matzav.com}

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