Democrats are trying to push Republicans into a larger budget deal.
Julian Hattem 10/08/15 12:41 PM EDT
"The contents of these emails are quite remarkable," Rep. Trey Gowdy said.
But it's unclear when they'll try to move legislation.
Democrats have pledged to block every spending bill until they get a larger budget deal.
The endorsement is a blow to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
He slammed the administration for not handing over a plan to close the facility.
Sarah Ferris 10/07/15 05:43 PM EDT
Rep. Marsha Blackburn is expected to lead the committee.
Sen. Claire McCaskill said a recent report about contracts is raising questions.
The Senate voted 70-27 in favor of a policy bill, defying Obama's veto threat.
“I can’t imagine a more callous, heartless remark," Rep. Blumenauer said.