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Reid Spox: Senate Spending Bill Was Boehner's Idea 'In The First Place'

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Adam Jentleson, Reid's communications director, said that Boehner had approached Reid first about a spending bill that maintained sequestration without touching Obamacare. That's the bill that the Senate passed prior to the shutdown.

Boehner also said, according to Jentleson, that he could get the bill through the House. The series of Saturday morning tweets is below.