KTEP - El Paso, Texas

Appropriations Bills Continue To Collapse In The House

Aug 1, 2013
Originally published on August 1, 2013 3:48 pm

House Republicans' plans to hold the line on federal spending and maintaining the cuts demanded by sequestration were thrown into doubt this week. Leaders abruptly pulled a transportation spending bill off the floor, prompting a rare public statement from the Republican chairman of the appropriations committee to lash out at the decision.