Tuesday: FDA bill to advance in the Senate

These steps are a sign the two parties are closer to an agreement on how to proceed with the bill than they were last week, when Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) set up a vote to end debate on the motion to proceed. Reid on Monday morning called on both parties to work together on the bill, which was developed on a bipartisan basis, and later in the day scrapped that procedural vote.

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