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"It's seven thirty in good morning to you on Patrick Osborne. Topping Austin's news as a government shutdown looms the house passes a spending Bill including money for a border wall clock ticks on a midnight deadline. The spending Bill now heads to the Senate where it faces an uncertain future. Sixty votes are needed to break it filibuster, and that would require help from Democrats minority leader Chuck Schumer pointing the finger at President Trump. He said in front of us. He'd be proud to shut down the government. It is nothing to be proud of Republican. Congressman Jim Jordan, a member of the house freedom caucus press for the border wall money. This is our last best chance to do what? Everyone knows is just good common sense without resolution more than eight hundred thousand federal workers will be facing furloughs forced to work without pay in Washington. Rachel Sutherland, Fox News Defense Secretary. Jim Mattis is walking away from the Trump administration following clashes with the president over the abrupt withdrawal of US troops from Syria. Madison tried to convince the president to keep us forces in Syria or there. Helping fight Islamic state militants. But the president announced this week all of the roughly two thousand American troops will pull out in the Pentagon has now also planning to withdraw several thousand troops from Afghanistan. Madison argued against it for months and the president had held off on a pullout intil now AP correspondent saga megani? Their Texas Senator John Cornyn time as the majority whip is drawing to a close Cornyn was the whip for six years, and he's being term limited out Cornyn says he accepts that and he will continue to serve on the Senate finance judiciary and intelligence committees. Senator McConnell has asked me to be a what he calls a counselor, which means I'll be at the leadership table, not as an elected member of leadership, but somebody who can be an advisor to the Senator McConnell in the Senate leadership when it comes to how we we run. Our business is also seeking re-election Eric like NewsRadio KLBJ Austin school district police chief, Ashley, Gonzaga. Alice hasn't arrest has been made in connection to the vandalism last week at Bowie high school that left around one hundred windows and doors broken almost two hundred thousand dollars in damage and kids out of class for two days. During finals, it's all says, it was a juvenile hasn't said whether or not the vandals also a student at the school there has been no name released as of yet. An Austin police commander Jason duster Hof has been fired by the department for allegedly strangling a woman during an intimate encounter. Mr. house lawyer Jason the sewer says they have already started the appeal process under the circumstances. He wants his job back, and he doesn't wanna lose anything in the form of vacation salary. You know, he wants to be compensated back where everything is if he was working the entire time says if the DA's office couldn't see enough of a case to prosecute. There's no way APD could come up with enough to fire. His client department memo reports while there is no evidence of did anything illegal the refused associate with people may tarnish their name. John Cooney, NewsRadio KLBJ the American Heart Association, donate CPR kits to to Austin schools both keeling middle school and Reagan high school now have these kits which contain ten. CPR training dolls, and it is now seven thirty three.."