241-190: House passes 6-bill spending package to fund and reopen parts of gov't currently shutdown until Sept 30, 2019 including State and Justice Depts, IRS and the National Zoo 7 Republicans voted Yes with all Democrats. Bill now heads to Senate. pic.twitter.com/3mQNkDw7fA
— Craig Caplan (@CraigCaplan) January 4, 2019
The bills are identical to those passed by the U.S. Senate, which will make it challenging for Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to now refuse to bring it up for a vote.
If and when the Senate passes the bills, President Trump would have to sign them in order for the government to re-open. The White House has said President Trump will not sign them.
Here's Oregon Democratic Senator Jeff Merkley's response just now:
End the #TrumpShutdown.
— Senator Jeff Merkley (@SenJeffMerkley) January 4, 2019
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