Senate Debate on Defense Programs Bill

The Senate debated H.R. 5515, a House-Senate compromise bill authorizing $708.1 billion for Defense Department programs. Senators Marco Rubio… read more

The Senate debated H.R. 5515, a House-Senate compromise bill authorizing $708.1 billion for Defense Department programs. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) voiced opposition to the bill, and criticized the Trump administration’s accommodation of the Chinese telecommunications company, ZTE. On the contrary, Senators Jack Reed (D-RI) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) voiced their support for the bill. close

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449221-2
Category:
Senate Highlight
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 01, 2018 | 11:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 02, 2018 | 2:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 01, 2018 | 11:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2018 | 2:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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