Thursday, December 16, 2010

Omnibus Bill Shelved, Replaced With Continuing Resolution

A victory for the Republicans, but a looming test as well. We will soon see what they plan on doing with their increased power.

"Speaking now on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) says he is “sorry and disappointed” to announce that he does not have the votes for the omnibus spending package. Instead, he will work with Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) to draft a temporary continuing resolution to fund the government into early next year."

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