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House passes temporary funding bill to avoid shutdown

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Plan now moves to the Senate for a vote.

House Passes Two-Week Spending Bill to Avoid Shutdown This ...

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The House passed a bill that would keep the government open for two weeks beyond Friday’s shutdown deadline on a vote of 235 to 193. The bill passed ...

Exclusive: White House doesn't foresee shutdown, Trump wants 20 percent corporate tax

Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is confident it can craft a deal to avoid a government shutdown and foresees a compromise with lawmakers that will include increases in defense and non-defense spending, White House legislative…

Pelosi says Democrats won't back short-term funding bill in Thursday vote

Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday her party would not support a short-term government funding bill being brought up for a vote later in the day because it did not include any key Democratic…

Congress passes temporary measure to avert government shutdown

Congress passed a stopgap spending bill Thursday as finger-pointing in Washington intensified.

House passes bill to avert government shutdown

Washington Times

House Republicans rallied around a stopgap bill to keep the government open for another two weeks, freeing up space to finish their prized tax bill but kicking thorny spending decisions to just before Christmas.

Congress approves short-term spending bill to avert a federal government shutdown

USA TODAY

The short-term measure will fund government programs at current spending levels through Dec. 22.

House passes bill to avoid shutdown

The Hill

The House on Thursday passed a two-week stopgap spending bill one day before a deadline to avoid a government shutdown.House Republicans managed to pass the legislation on their own in the 235-193 vote, despite oft...

Pelosi: Dems will oppose short-term spending bill

The Hill

House Democrats will oppose a short-term spending bill when it comes to the floor Thursday afternoon, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said hours before.The announcement puts the onus on GOP leaders to gathe...

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