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Battle over Ex-Im Bank shifts to next Congress
Battle over Ex-Im Bank shifts to next Congress

Remember when conservative Republicans were drawing a line in the sand against the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank? On Thursday, the Senate is expected to approve a nine-month extension of the Ex-Im Bank's charter, from Sept. 30 of this year until June 30, 2015, as part of a bill (H.J. Res 124) to fund government operations until early December. The House passed the measure easily on Wednesday, wrapping up all the loose ends that absolutely had to be tied up prior to the November elections. House Republicans are still going to take up two measures that repackage a number of bills they'd already pushed through the chamber on largely party-line votes. The point there,...

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