Scoop: Sen. Cramer blocks Armenian genocide bill at request of White House. 3rd time WH has got a Republican to block a bill.
The White House directed Republican Sen. Kevin Cramer to block an effort to pass a resolution formally recognizing Turkey's genocide of the Armenian people. This is the 3rd time the White House has directed a Republican senator to block the resolution.
GOP Sen. Kevin Cramer just blocked an Armenian genocide bill at the request of the White House, [email protected] Kicker line: "Cramer's objection is especially noteworthy given that he was a co-sponsor of a similar resolution during the last Congress."
Scoop w/: For the third time, the White House has directed a Republican senator to block a resolution formally recognizing Turkey's genocide of the Armenian people.
This is the 3rd time the White House has directed a senator to block a bill to formally recognize the Armenian Genocide by Turkey.
TRUMP's WH (again) worked to block a resolution recognizing Turkey's genocide of Armenians, scoop & . This issue also tripped up , who repeatedly broke a promise to recognize the genocide.