King: CR last chance to defund healthcare reform

“I thought by now there would be many more members of this conference, and I don’t see it coming together that way.”

King accused President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidThe Hill's 12:30 Report Hopes rise for law to expand access to experimental drugs If Gorsuch pick leads to 'crisis,' Dems should look in mirror first MORE (D-Nev.) of rooting for a government shutdown, claiming that healthcare reform funding would keep flowing if Congress agrees on a spending bill.

“That is the bitter irony of this scenario, and it’s one of the reasons why Harry Reid and Barack ObamaBarack ObamaAxelrod: Congress would have 'raised hell' if Obama team asked FBI to kill story on probe Ex-Education head: Trump transgender rollback ‘thoughtless, cruel’ Poll: ObamaCare support hits new high MORE don’t care if there’s a government shutdown,” King said. “It doesn’t shut down their ObamaCare agenda.”