Senate and House Pass Reconciliation Bill
Update: The House passed the bill with a 220-207 vote.
The Dems defeated more than 40 Republican amendments. It now goes back to the House for a vote on some procedural matters related to student loans, and could be passed by the House tonight:
The bill now heads to the House, where the Rules Committee could begin action within hours. Democratic aides said a final vote on the package could come in early evening, although if Republicans throw up procedural barriers, the vote could be delayed until later Thursday night.
|< March Madness: The Sweet Sixteen | Bin Laden Threatens Revenge if Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Killed >|