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In late-night drama, Senate passes $1.3 trillion spending bill, averting government shutdown

Congress cleared a sweeping $1.3 trillion spending bill early Friday and sent it to President Trump for his signature, staving off a government shutdown with less than 24 hours to spare. Action by the Senate shortly before 1 a.m. capped a day of suspense, including the late-night revelation that th

WASHINGTON POST - 2018-03-23 07:38:00

Senate approves $1.3 trillion spending bill, sending to Trump

The Senate rushed to approve a $1.3 trillion government funding bill early Friday morning, sending the mammoth legislation to President Trump's desk less than 24 hours before a deadline to avert another government shutdown. Senators voted 65-32 on the measure, well over the simple majority needed to

MSN.COM - 2018-03-23 05:22:57

Susan Collins admits that she's been lying for five months about her tax scam vote

Wow, does Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) not know when to stop digging or what?!? Under fire again for throwing women under the bus in her ongoing effort to say she's done something on health care, she is totally revising her embarrassing history of exacting meaningless promise after promise from Mitch M

DAILY KOS - 2018-03-22 22:43:30

McConnell files cloture on omnibus, setting up first vote Saturday

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is teeing up the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill approved earlier Thursday by the House to stave off a possible government shutdown that would begin at midnight Friday. McConnell filed cloture on the mammoth funding bill from the Senate floor early

MSN.COM - 2018-03-22 22:16:58

McConnell secures budget deal with 'begging, pleading and cajoling'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell didn't go into detail but acknowledged the difficult path he took to getting the spending bill across the finish line. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo The Senate majority leader obtained passage of a massive omnibus spending package after convincing Sens. Rand

POLITICO - 2018-03-22 19:56:09

Susan Collins can tell you why not to trust a promise in Washington

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Take Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins, who got seemingly ironclad promises in order to sign her crucial vote onto the GOP's tax reform bill (a banner achievement, but the Republicans' only real legislative a

CNN - 2018-03-22 19:35:05

Collins: McConnell has 'kept his commitment' on ObamaCare fix

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Thursday that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has "kept his commitment completely" to support ObamaCare fixes she championed. Provided by The Hill Collins pushed back on criticism she has received from Democrats that she should not have voted for the

MSN.COM - 2018-03-22 18:46:40

WE'VE GOT A DEAL: Congress just released a massive $1.3 trillion plan to avoid a government shutdown

Lead Trump Lawyer in Special Counsel Inquiry Resigns Provided by Business Insider mcconnell schumer J. Scott Applewhite/AP Images In what now seems like a monthly tradition in Washington, Congress is barreling toward a government-shutdown deadline, and leaders are banking on a massive last-minute d

MSN.COM - 2018-03-22 15:38:43

House passes omnibus package to avert shutdown

The spending bill being pushed by Speaker Paul Ryan and House GOP leaders is over 2,000 pages long. Lawmakers in both parties are upset that there has been little time to review it. | John Shinkle/POLITICO The House passed a massive $1.3 trillion spending package on Thursday, but there are signific

POLITICO - 2018-03-22 12:57:32

Mark Levin: Mitch McConnell should be removed after 'shocking' and 'disgusting' corruption allegations

Wednesday on the radio, LevinTV host Mark Levin called for Senator Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., to step down as Senate majority leader and be investigated for corruption. Levin cited a New York Post article detailing new corruption allegations made against McConnell and his wife, Secretary of Transportat

LIBERTYUNYIELDING.COM - 2018-03-22 12:31:03

The GOP is Trump's party now

The heart and soul of the Republican Party belongs to Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse expected to vote on omnibus Thursday afternoonHouse passes 'right to try' drug billSpending bill rejects Trump's proposed EPA cutMORE. Last week, a single tweet by the president knocked challenger Danny Tarkania

THE HILL - 2018-03-22 11:00:07

Mark Levin on 'Secret Empire' Mitch McConnell Allegations: 'Stunning,' 'Disgusting' - 'Should Be Removed' from Office

Wednesday on his nationally syndicated radio show, conservative talker Mark Levin called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to removed from his leadership post and investigated. Levin said allegations revealed in a piece by The New York Post's Larry Getlen that came from Breitbart edit

BREITBART - 2018-03-22 03:55:32

Budowsky: Stop Trump from firing Mueller

Getty In my opinion there is a 95 percent probability that a desperate President TrumpDonald John TrumpKoch-backed group launches six-figure ad buy against HeitkampAnti-abortion Dem wins primary fightLipinski holds slim lead in tough Illinois primary fightMORE will soon move to fire special counsel

THE HILL - 2018-03-21 22:48:36

Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell Work to Sell Omnibus Spending to Donald Trump at the White House

House Speaker Paul Ryan was spotted at the White House on Wednesday, as Congress works on forcing through their massive omnibus spending bill Thursday. Reporters at the White House spotted the Speaker leaving the White House on Wednesday afternoon. A report from the Huffington Post's Matt Fuller not

BREITBART - 2018-03-21 20:04:17

Trump supports massive U.S. funding bill, shutdown looms

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump in a discussion with congressional leaders on Wednesday backed a $1.3 trillion U.S. spending bill, which aides said will include new funds for border security, the Pentagon, infrastructure and fighting Russian election hacking. The White House said in a

REUTERS - 2018-03-21 19:50:02

Modest gun measure set to hitch a ride on spending package

The details are still being hashed out, but the tentative accord is one of the final loose ends House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (left to right) must tie up in spending negotiations. | Evan V

POLITICO - 2018-03-21 17:52:07

How Senate Republicans could cause trouble for Trump's latest Cabinet nominees

Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks at the Capitol on Tuesday. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Senate Democrats have created a logjam for President Trump's

WASHINGTON POST - 2018-03-21 17:16:00

Mitch McConnell is a puppet of Putin's puppet

Popular vote loser Donald Trump's weekend attack on special counsel Robert Mueller was too much even for House Speaker Paul Ryan, a normally spineless Trump lackey who felt compelled to have his spokesperson raise the "i" word as a possibility should Trump fire Mueller. But the occupier of the Oval

DAILY KOS - 2018-03-21 23:59:59

Massive spending deal clinched despite Trump's misgivings

Congressional leaders on Wednesday night formally unveiled a mammoth spending bill that would deliver the largest funding boost to federal agencies in years - but with a tight 48-hour margin to pass it. President Donald Trump, for now, appears grudgingly willing to support the measure, which islike


Congressional negotiators reach deal on $1.3 trillion spending bill ahead of Friday government shutdown deadline

Congressional leaders reached a $1.3 trillion spending deal Wednesday to keep government agencies operating through September, unveiling legislation that would make good on President Trump's promises to increase military funding while blocking much of his immigration agenda. The release of the 2,000