“The House of Representatives Thursday afternoon cleared a seven-week continuing resolution, an important first step in Congress’ attempts to avoid another government shutdown at the fiscal year deadline.”
“The measure passed the House with a 301-123 vote.”
“The CR would fund agencies at 2019 levels through Nov. 21, buying lawmakers more time to negotiate over several…” Read the full article here.
Source: House clears 7-week CR with additional OPM funding – By Nicole Ogrysko, September 19, 2019. Federal News Network.