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Reid: GOP stuffed bills with ‘ideological candy’

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) warned House GOP leaders on Tuesday that their payroll tax cut extension bill will fail in the Senate over a rider that would fast-track the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

"This ideological candy that they've added to this bill to get rebellious rank-and-file Republicans on board is not going to sell over here," said Reid. "[A]nd if they push this through, it is bound and doomed to failure."

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