House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-Tex.) told reporters Tuesday that several obstacles prevent passage by the House anytime soon of the Defend America Act. He said the House leadership wants to bring the legislation to the floor as soon as possible, but is waiting to review "more realistic" cost estimates from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Also, he said, the bill won't move to the floor until the leadership has convinced GOP moderates to support it. House leaders, ...


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