Government Shuts Down After Rand Paul Blocks Budget Vote

GOVERNMENT SHUTS DOWN AFTER RAND PAUL BLOCKS BUDGET VOTEp09011016.jpg

ㅤ”Despite Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s offer to allow Paul to offer a budget point of order at 6 p.m. — which would give him the opportunity to register his objections to the bill while allowing leadership to bring it to the floor for a procedural vote — the senator refused to end his protest until leadership agreed to a vote on an amendment restoring 2011 budget caps.”


Full story at The Daily Caller, image from amazonaws(.com) – 2/9/18.ㅤTags: paul, rand paul, government shut down, spending bill.

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