They need to pass some kind of funding bill to avoid another shutdown at midnight Friday and have worked to avoid turning to another short-term bill
that would only prolong the border debate.
Senator Tom Carper (D-Del.) released a statement following the Presidents announcement that he will finally end the Trump Shutdown and support a bipartisan, short-term bill
to re-open the government the same deal that President Trump rejected 36 days ago that caused the government shutdown in the first place.
While House Democrats have been passing funding packages for weeks, the Senate vote on the short-term bill
came only a day after the chamber rejected two proposals that would have reopened the government.
Congress are racing to meet a midnight Friday deadline to pass a short-term bill
to keep the U.S.
The central focus of the September legislative stretch is to pass a short-term bill
that will keep the government funded past Sept.
Josh Earnest, the White House press secretary, told reporters that Obama would sign a short-term bill
, if needed.
We Can Afford to Do a Short-Term Bill
and Maintain the Status Quo.
The new legislation is, in effect, a short-term bill
that runs through March 2015, when a new Congress will be seated.
1, relying only on a short-term bill
that runs through March 27.
The short-term bill
would provide a little more than $3 billion for the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) for nine months.
However, lending data showed what should be a reassuring trend for policymakers: that credit is being channeled more into mid- and long-term loans as opposed to short-term bill
financing, meaning more cash is likely being put into actual investments.
"[White House budget director Rob] Portman said a short-term bill