Quantcast
U.S. gov’t short-term funding bill clears Senate procedural hurdle – Metro US

U.S. gov’t short-term funding bill clears Senate procedural hurdle

The moon is seen behind the dome of the U.S.
The moon is seen behind the dome of the U.S. Capitol building at night in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A temporary funding bill that would keep the federal government running through March 11 and avoid a potential partial shutdown cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate on Thursday.

The action clears the way for a vote on final passage at a later time that has not yet been announced.

(Reporting by David Morgan; Editing by Chris Reese)

More from our Sister Sites