TITLE

Reid looks to buy time on SCHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Raju, Manu; Kaplan, Jonathan E.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Hill;10/31/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 128, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's willingness to delay discussions for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) bill in the U.S. The decision intends to provide Democratic Party members enough time to persuade resistant Republicans and to gather sufficient majority votes in the Congress. Reid rather decides to consider farm policies, expected to take more than a week, before resuming deals for the SCHIP bill.
ACCESSION #
27477741

 

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