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Alexander-Murray; outcomes and distribution of concessions

The Washington Examiner had a piece earlier this week on how House Republicans want another pound of flesh to pass Alexander-Murray: A top House Republican said Democrats need to make concessions that make them “wince” in order to get a vote on two Obamacare stabilization bills….Cole, a member of the House’s whip team, said the […]
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