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House Passes Stop-Gap Spending Bill,
Hoping to Avert a Government Shutdown

Breitbart Big Government, by Sean Moran

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/18/2018 8:09:05 PM

House Republicans narrowly passed the short-term spending bill on Thursday night, hoping to avert a government shutdown before Friday, January 19. The House narrowly passed the short-term spending bill 230-197. The government will shut down on Friday, January 19 if it does not receive more funding.The stop-gap spending bill will fund the government through February 16, fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and delay several Obamacare taxes.The House Freedom Caucus staged a last-minute revolt against Speaker Paul Ryan and the rest of the House Republican leadership because the bill did not address long-term military spending.The Freedom Caucus also worried

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: thomthomp, 1/18/2018 8:56:00 PM     (No. 11515066)

Democrats are willing to shut down the government for the benefit of illegal immigrants. Shout it to the rooftops and shut it down!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: RUReadyY3K, 1/18/2018 9:54:57 PM     (No. 11515135)

Government employees that are furloughed for a shutdown should not later receive pay for the time they did not work.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 1/18/2018 11:09:42 PM     (No. 11515195)

Republicans tossing a lifeline to the Democrats? Why would they do that? Or with the lid about to literally explode off the Russiagate/Hillargate/FISAgate, FusionGPSgate, is everyone eager to just let the whole thing die than face the music?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pchristopher, 1/19/2018 1:36:42 AM     (No. 11515249)

Shut it Down!! The traffic will be so much better for the rest of us!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: strike3, 1/19/2018 5:27:52 AM     (No. 11515308)

230 to 197 is not "narrowly." It´s the Senate that will cause the stress and anxiety. Each RINO and democrat moron has a little more pull there.

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