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- SOME IN CONGRESS BELIEVE A SHUTDOWN IS "MORE LIKELY THAN NOT" - January 17, 2018
- Senate Democrat: Shutdown 'More Likely Than Not'By Erich Wagner, Government ExecutiveWith just four days left to approve a spending measure, Congress appears to be on the precipice of a government shutdown.Just last Thursday, developments on multiple issues seemed to be moving toward a bipartisan solution to the spending impasse, as a House committee chairman announced he would bring forward a long-term extension to the Children’s Health Insurance Program and a bipartisan group of senators said they had reached a deal to protect participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration program. Democrats have said these two issues must be resolved for them to support any spending package.To read more, please click here.