Democrats tie government funding to debt bill, GOP digs in


Hi Mike Rossi a reporting progression all Democrats are trying a government funding vote to raising the debt limit but Republicans are digging in with the clock ticking down toward a possible federal government shutdown next week democratic congressional leaders are pushing toward a vote to fund the government and suspend the federal debt limit on the Senate floor Monday but Jordi leader Chuck Schumer both sides have a responsibility to pay for the debt that we've already in cart it's always been done in a bipartisan way but Republicans are pushing back Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell Democrats will not get bipartisan facilitators for their purely partisan spending that the deadline is September thirtieth one week from Thursday Mike Rossio Washington

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