Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced that the Senate’s August recess will be delayed.
His statement points to both the importance of getting health care done and nominations that still need to be filled but “have been mindlessly stalled by Democrats”:
— Emma Loop (@LoopEmma) July 11, 2017
Some Republicans were saying that the recess should be delayed or cancelled to get more done before then, and President Trump himself tweeted about it yesterday:
I cannot imagine that Congress would dare to leave Washington without a beautiful new HealthCare bill fully approved and ready to go!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 10, 2017
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