McConnell says Senate will vote on stopgap to avert shutdown – without new border wall funding Staff
Posted: Dec 19, 2018 11:27 AM
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Wednesday the Senate will consider a stopgap measure to continue funding the government and avert a shutdown later this week – but it won’t include President Trump’s desired $5 billion for border wall funding because of the “reality of our political moment.”