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Tim Kaine: Democrats Will ‘In All Likelihood’ Pass Bill Funding Troops

Democratic Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia said on Fox News Sunday that Senate Democrats would likely pass a separate bill passed last night that would provide funding for soldiers’ paychecks in the event Republicans and Democrats cannot bridge their impasse over Obamcare.

Kaine said the Senate would “in all likelihood” pass the bill. The conventional wisdom on Capitol Hill last night was that the Senate would simply table this bill.

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