House vs. Senate on budget
Speaker John Boehner responded to tea party rallies today that House Republicans cannot impose their will on the Senate in a spending bill. Article I, Section 7 of the Constitution states: “All bills for raising Revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives.” That’s leverage. The founders gave the House special budgetary powers. Hopefully they will leverage them.
Article printed from PJ Media: http://pjmedia.com/tatler
URL to article: http://pjmedia.com/blog/house-vs-senate-on-budget