Rogers growing frustrated over House spending bills

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They say the chairman’s frustration, particularly with what allies call the unrealistic expectations of some of his conference's newest members, has been mounting for months.

They also said Rogers, a veteran appropriator serving his seventeenth term in Congress, wanted to send a message to his party.

“He’s frustrated, like all members of the Appropriations Committee,” said Rogers's ally, Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho). “Why are we making these really tough votes?”

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