The Hill: Lawmakers reach agreement ‘in principle’ to avert shutdown

“Lawmakers said on Monday night that they had reached an agreement “in principle” to avoid a second partial government shutdown set to begin on Saturday.”

“We’ve had a good evening. We’ve reached an agreement in principle between us on the Homeland Security and the other six bills,” Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) told reporters.”

“The breakthrough came after the core four negotiators met three times on Monday night in a last-ditch effort to get a deal after talks appeared to unravel over…” Read the full article here.

Source: Lawmakers reach agreement ‘in principle’ to avert shutdown – By Jordain Carney, February 11, 2019. The Hill.

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