U.S. House passes temporary funding bill to avert government shutdown

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Global News—The House has passed a temporary government-wide funding bill that would avert a government shutdown this weekend.

House passes temporary funding bill to avert shutdown. President Trump and GOP leaders tamped down a conservative rebellion and pushed a stopgap spending bill through the House late Thursday, setting up a shutdown showdown in the Senate with a Friday deadline looming. House Speaker Paul D. Ryan promised the conservatives future action to bolster the U.S. military, and ...