Congress averts government shutdown for now

Washington (DC News Now) — The House has approved a short-term spending bill this week to keep the government funded, one day before a partial shutdown deadline.

Mychael Schnell with The Hill spoke with DC News Now’s Mark Hall on how House Speaker Mike Johnson was able to convince his party to agree.

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