House Democrats Reject Legislation To Provide Funding For Veterans, National Parks Staff
Posted: Oct 02, 2013 9:44 AM
House Democrats rejected three different bills proposed by Republicans on Tuesday that would provide funding veterans, national parks and the District of Columbia. The measures, designed to eliminate some of the most unpopular consequences of the ongoing shutdown, required a two-thirds majority vote under the House’s rules, as reported by NBC. Here’s how the votes broke down on the three separate bills: