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Thu Jan 18, 2018, 05:24 PM Jan 2018

***POLITICO Breaking News: 3 Senate sources confirm Senate Dems won't bail Senate GOP bill out*** [View all]


Shutdown to save the dreamers here we come!

Senate Democrats said they're confident they have the votes to block the stop-gap spending bill that the House is taking up Thursday night, increasing the likelihood of a government shutdown at midnight Friday, according to two Democratic senators and a Democratic aide.
Read more: http://politi.co/2mMXgY7

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Sweet! shenmue Jan 2018 #1
Bam!!!!!! Wellstone ruled Jan 2018 #2
Just heard that all the Senate Dems and 4 GOP BigmanPigman Jan 2018 #3
That's more like it Dems! awesomerwb1 Jan 2018 #4
Welcome news, but no real surprise gratuitous Jan 2018 #5
I prefer to say that the GOP doesn't have enough support from their Party to pass their spending politicaljunkie41910 Jan 2018 #6
+1000. If the shutdown happens, the GOP owns it. They control everything but cannot govern. Freethinker65 Jan 2018 #9
This message was self-deleted by its author TubbersUK Jan 2018 #11
Good call! Phentex Jan 2018 #15
Good news, I guess. But there are a lot of people harmed from shut-downs... hlthe2b Jan 2018 #7
This is good and needed NewsCenter28 Jan 2018 #8
800k dreamers and TPS holders nt awesomerwb1 Jan 2018 #10
TPSTemporary Protected Status? AllyCat Jan 2018 #17
Yes. Relief for TPS holders was in the "Gang of 6" bill awesomerwb1 Jan 2018 #27
And it feels a but hypocritical after all the *clean bill* rhetoric by Dems under Obama Roland99 Jan 2018 #14
Republicans crushed us in 2014 after they shut down the government in 2013 NewsCenter28 Jan 2018 #16
Trump has gone to court to start deporting dreamers...we can't wait. Demsrule86 Jan 2018 #28
Put another way, the Republicans don't have the votes to pass their bill. Sparkly Jan 2018 #12
"The reps do not have the votes to pass their bill" awesomerwb1 Jan 2018 #13
GOP majority lacks votes to avoid government shutdown aeromanKC Jan 2018 #18
The repubs Can Only Get 47 Votes, So Can't Even Pass 50 Vote Threshold SoCalMusicLover Jan 2018 #19
Wake me up when it's all over. lindysalsagal Jan 2018 #20
As a current federal employee- James48 Jan 2018 #21
It is 420 in Washington. spike jones Jan 2018 #22
It bothers me that CHIP doesnt get the same attention as DACA Norbert10 Jan 2018 #23
Then the ReTrumplicans shouldn't have ripped funding from the CHIP Program maxrandb Jan 2018 #24
I sir caused ZERO issues with CHIP. Meds. Take em. Norbert10 Jan 2018 #25
Chip and health centers is in the house bill. Demsrule86 Jan 2018 #29
And if that is the headline the next day... Ferrets are Cool Jan 2018 #26
Sometimes you just have to do the right thing. Demsrule86 Jan 2018 #30
We are representative of the Democratic base actually. Demsrule86 Jan 2018 #31
I used to believe that. What I believe now is that Ferrets are Cool Jan 2018 #33
I agree. nancy1942 Jan 2018 #34
You said it so much better than I. TY Ferrets are Cool Jan 2018 #37
Thank you! Deb Jan 2018 #32
AWESOME AWESOME bluestarone Jan 2018 #35
I'll wait and see until after tomorrow night. OliverQ Jan 2018 #36
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