Collins Expects Stabilization Funding In Next CR; House GOP Not On Board

December 05, 2017
Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) is not concerned that the two-week Continuing Resolution slated for a vote by Friday (Dec. 8) includes neither the Alexander-Murray market stabilization bill nor her reinsurance proposal -- measures on which she preconditioned her support for the tax bill -- because Senate leadership assured her both bills would pass by the end of the year, likely as part of a year-end CR, her office says. But conservative House Republicans reasserted Monday (Dec. 4) they won't back...

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