Senate Passes Reconcilliation Bill

Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–March 25, 2010.  The U.S. Senate has passed the Reconciliation bill by a vote of 56 to 43.  Three Democrats voted against the bill, namely: Senators Ben Nelson (Nebraska), Mark Pryor (Arkansas) and Blanche Lincoln (Arkansas).  Reconciliation bills only require a simple majority to pass.

The House is expected to vote on the bill tonight.

 

Source: senate.gov