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The legislation extending government funding through Nov. 21 is expected to pass Senate next week

  • Sep 19, 2019

Thursday’s announcement follows more than a year of opposition by Senate Republicans on the issue.

  • Sep 19, 2019

The short-term legislation would punt fights over President Trump’s border wall until later in the year.

  • Sep 18, 2019

U.S. service members have worked in unsafe and hazardous conditions at defunded buildings for years, according to military budget requests sent to Congress in recent years.

  • Sep 18, 2019

A short-term spending bill aimed at staving off a government shutdown Oct. 1 is likely to include farm bailout provisions sought by the Trump administration. The development comes after moderate House Democrats objected to leaders' plans to omit the provisions.

  • Sep 16, 2019

The White House announced without fanfare that the president had signed legislation that boosts spending and eliminates the threat of a debt default until after the 2020 election.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Pence, others will try to raise pressure on Democrats over August, eyeing a vote in fall.

  • Aug 1, 2019

The deal increases spending by $320 billion and suspends the debt ceiling past the 2020 election.

  • Aug 1, 2019

The two-year deal to increase spending and suspend the debt limit is set for a Thursday afternoon House vote.

  • Jul 25, 2019

"I have no commitments or anything there," the U.S. Senate candidate says.

  • Jul 13, 2018
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