Congressional leaders on verge of massive spending deal

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Congressional leaders on verge of massive spending deal

But lawmakers will have to move quickly to avoid a shutdown on Friday night.

By HEATHER CAYGLE, BURGESS EVERETT and RACHAEL BADE

03/21/2018

Congressional leaders are nearing agreement on a massive $1.3 trillion spending bill to fund the government through September, staving off a shutdown if both chambers can act by Friday night.  Read more...