Reid: Senate Democrats Won't Fund Programs for Kids with Cancer Until the Entire Government Is Funded
3:14 PM, Oct 2, 2013 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
Via the Washington Free Beacon, Senate majority leader Harry Reid was asked by CNN's Dana Bash this afternoon why Senate Democrats won't agree to pass a bill that provides funding for the National Institutes of Health, which includes programs for children with cancer.
Reid said that they "can't pick and choose" between funding programs like that and funding an Air Force base in his home state:
On Monday, Senate Democrats unanimously agreed to pass a House bill to pay the troops but didn't fund the rest of government.
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