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All sides claim budget win; immigration fight looks tougher
Chalk up one extensive budget agreement with wins for President Donald Trump, congressional Republicans and Democrats alike
Government goes into brief shutdown as senator delays votes
Are gonna start off the half hour with some breaking news the budget showdown on Capitol Hill has triggered it another government shutdown. A two year bipartisan bill was expected to sail through the senate. The conservative Republican Rand Paul from Kentucky held up the vote in protest of what he
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — White House adviser Kellyanne Conway; Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y. ——— NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz. ——— CBS' "Face the Nation" — White House budget director Mick Mulvaney ;
GOP the party of deficit hawks? That was then.
A bipartisan budget deal in the Republican-led Congress would send the annual federal deficit soaring beyond $1 trillion, souring some in the GOP who have been railing for years against government spending
Government shutdown ends as President Trump signs budget deal
The House and Senate both passed a sweeping spending deal in the early hours of Friday morning – but not before the government technically ran out of money at midnight Thursday, triggering the second shutdown in less than a month. The Senate, which began voting at 1:30 a.m. Friday, approved the
Used to scuffles, Rand Paul takes on Senate, forces shutdown
Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul took on the Senate and forced a midnight government shutdown
Again? Yup. What to know about the overnight budget shutdown
Again? Yup. While you were sleeping, Congress was shutting down the government in a familiar display of dysfunction.
The Latest: Trump pushes for more Republicans in Congress
President Donald Trump is making the case on Twitter for electing more Republicans to Congress after signing a $400 billion spending plan
Lawmakers' late-night showdown ends with bipartisan budget deal
The shutdown ended up being just hours long after the House followed suit with the Senate to pass the two-year budget package early Friday morning to fund the government through March 23.