Rep. John Rose (R-Tenn.) blocked a crucial disaster aid bill on Thursday, becoming the third member to stall $19 billion in much-needed aid.
Rose blocked the bill Thursday, complaining that passing the bill by unanimous consent in the was “a tricky parliamentary tactic.” allowed the approval of a separate bill that extends flood insurance for two more weeks, the reported.
GOP TN Rep John Rose on hand for brief Hse session. He will object, blocking for a third time the disaster relief bill. Says okaying bill by unanimous consent is “a tricky parliamentary tactic.” Says unanimous consent is “the type of tactic I regard as being swampy”
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