U.S. Senate Democrats pledge to block spending bills

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Posted: Jun 04, 2015 12:35 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior U.S. Senate Democrats said on Thursday they would block spending bills for the fiscal year starting on Oct. 1 to press their case that mandatory spending limits that have been in place for the last two years need to be scrapped.

(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle; Editing by Bill Trott)