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Lindsay Graham wants GOP to leave DC in last-ditch gambit to block Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending package. Some are open to it

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Sen. Lindsey Graham joins Sen. John Barrasso , Sen. Tim Scott and other Senate Republicans at Capitol Hill news conference on July 21, 2021.
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Graham is trying to rally GOP senators to ditch town in effort block Democrats from passing a $3.5 trillion spending package.
Some in the GOP are open to it, the Wall Street Journal reported.
It could backfire since Democrats could use another procedure to pass bills if no Republicans are present to object.
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