US government shutdown averted. What happens next? | News

Written by on October 1, 2023

Congress has passed a stopgap measure, but will lawmakers agree on detailed spending bills for the entire fiscal year?

The US Congress has passed a stopgap funding bill, averting for now a looming government shutdown that would have disrupted many services, squeezed federal employees and roiled politics.

The House of Representatives voted 335-91 late on Saturday to fund the government temporarily, with 209 Democrats supporting the measure compared . . .

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