By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 09, 2018, 03:40
Duration : 01:34
USA face 2nd shutdown within months, Senate pass budget agreement and spending bill
The Senate passed a massive, bipartisan budget agreement and spending bill to reopen the shuttered federal government amid objections from Republican fiscal conservatives who say the bill marks a return to unchecked deficit spending. The bill now moves to the House. However, it was too late to prevent a federal shutdown that was already underway in a setback for the Republican-controlled Congress. Earlier, US Congress missed the deadline to renew funding for government needed to prevent the shutdown. Watch this video to know more about the news.