U.S. Senate will reject new House bill to fund government -Reid

Reuters

WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader HarryReid said on Saturday his Democratic-led chamber was certain tokill legislation moving through the House of Representatives todelay "Obamacare" for one year and repeal a medical device taxthat would be attached to a government-funding bill.

"After weeks of futile political games from Republicans, weare still at square one: Republicans must decide whether to passthe Senate's clean CR (continuing resolution to fund thegovernment beyond Sept. 30), or force a Republican governmentshutdown," Reid, a Nevada Democrat, said in a statement.

The House is attempting to pass legislation on Saturday thatReid warned would be rejected in the Senate.

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