House passes short-term government funding bill but the real action's still in the Senate

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www.dailykos.com—The House passed a short-term spending bill Tuesday that would keep the government funded through March 23 and fully fund the military through September by a vote of 245-182, with 17 Democrats voting "yea." CBS writes: House GOP appropriators unveiled the short-term spending bill, known as continuing resolution (CR), that would also fund the military at increased levels through the rest of the fiscal year, which ends Sept. 30. The rest of the government would operate under 2017-level funding...

House Passes Short-Term Spending Bill, Funding Government Through March 23. The House passed a stop-gap spending bill on Tuesday that will fund the government through March 23, hoping to avert a government shutdown.