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But the proposal could get upended by the political forces that have long divided GOP lawmakers.
Under the scenario that Obama favors, there is no standalone vote on the plan.
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He later apologized through his spokesman.
Once again Democrats and Republicans are fighting over the rules, possibly upending carefully-orchestrated plans to avoid another government shutdown.
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Democrats and Republicans once again fighting about the rules, stifling hopes for quick progress.