"Please, please be angry about this," Sen. Bob Corker said.
He suggested that her refusal to take a position on the pipeline is "hard to understand."
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The Senate majority whip said lawmakers would negotiate a long-term fix after recess.
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The House plans to leave for the August recess on Wednesday.
The bill hikes rates of veterans' disability benefit compensation.
Former lawmakers won't be granted the access they can usually count on.
The senators are hoping to get the long-term bill to the House before it leaves town.
The Republican leader suggested he was proud of the Senate's long-term highway bill.
The House now plans to adjourn Wednesday for the monthlong summer recess.
The Senate's highway bill overcame another procedural hurdle on Monday.