Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada speaks at a news conference last week on the government shutdown.
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October 8, 2013 There are signs that a measure to raise the limit on government spending could be introduced as early as Tuesday.
June 11, 2013 The informal guideline named for the former GOP speaker says no bill should pass without the support of the majority of the majority. The reason the groups want it codified is because House Speaker John Boehner has violated the rule several times in recent months.
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