Open Thread: Rubio Leads Charge Against Continuing Resolution

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., announced Monday that he would not vote for the pending continuing resolution - a stopgap to keep the federal govenrment funded until Congress passes an actual budget. Rubio joins Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, and a number of House conservatives, who have decried both the "kick-the-can-down-the-road" approach of the second CR Congress will consider in a matter of weeks, and the apparent inability of congressional Republicans to work their central legislative agenda into the new CR.

Rubio explained his opposition to Mark Levin Monday evening:

Do you agree with Rubio's assessment, or is his opposition to the CR unfounded?

NB Staff
NB Staff