The proposal would aim to close the facility by the end of 2017.
Cristina Marcos 05/14/15 07:09 PM EDT
The House voted to strip the provision from the annual defense bill.
The vote is a victory for members who pushed for an oversight role in the nuclear talks.
Two days after rejecting it, the Senate agrees to take up fast-track.
Kristina Wong 05/14/15 01:41 PM EDT
Coffman urges opposition to amendment set for vote on Thursday.
Jordain Carney and Alexander Bolton 05/14/15 12:42 PM EDT
A vote on the legislation was needed to get to fast-track legislation.
"That must be what the Speaker of the House feels like with his nativist wing," Gutiérrez said.
Senators are split on how to handle expiring sections of the Patriot Act.
The Republican leader's remarks highlight the unusual political divisions on trade.
The Senate passed the Iran legislation last week.