Dec. 19, 2014 SIGN IN | REGISTER
Download CQ Roll Call's Definitive Guide to the 114th Congress | Sign Up for Roll Call Newsletters | Get the Latest on the Roll Call App

GOP Promises New, Improved Senate

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo
Republicans say if they win control of the Senate this fall, Mitch McConnell would open up the chamber’s amendment process in his position as Majority Leader.

Still, Blunt predicted, the GOP would have to use reconciliation to get much of its agenda accomplished, noting that it isnt going to get to 60 votes any time soon.

Its an important tool, he said. Its one that we would have to use. ... The budget for us becomes the key to the kingdom in terms of governing.

Niels Lesniewski contributed to this report.

comments powered by Disqus




Want Roll Call on your doorstep?