Hours after House Republicans passed a stopgap spending measure that would delay Obamacare for a year, Democratic and Republican lawmakers appearing on the Sunday morning news shows focused their energy on trying to convince the other side to budge.
But there was no evidence anyone was willing to move, with less than 48 hours until a government shutdown will be triggered if Congress doesn't pass a continuing resolution.
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said that if the Senate rejects the House bill (as it is expected to do so Monday), the House will once again try to change the health-care law in a new bill. Meanwhile, Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said he expects a shutdown to happen.
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