The Looming Shutdown: Senate Rejects House Bill

Moving quickly, on Monday, the Senate voted 54-46 to reject a House continuing resolution that would avert a government shutdown but would delay the implementation of President Obama’s signature law, the Affordable Care Act.

With just hours left before the government runs out of authority to spend money, the ball is now in Speaker John Boehner’s court.

As you can imagine, these final hours in Congress will be filled with drama. We’ll keep this post updated with the latest, so hit the refresh button often.

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