continuing resolution

OMB director Mick Mulvaney says that despite the budget passed as a bipartisan spending bill, House Democrats are "spiking the football."
With funding for the federal government expiring Friday, Democrats warned that Republicans have not bothered to negotiate with them, and warned they would not just accept a last-minute bill laden with irrelevant add-ons.
Alas, there is one way this could all work out.
It's amazing how quickly Congress can accomplish things when lawmakers want to get back to campaigning.
Republicans and Democrats are getting close to a shutdown as negotiations over a bill to keep the government funded take a step backward.
The measure would fund the government and efforts to combat Zika.
A provision to allow the Export-Import Bank to make loans above $10 million could provide lawmakers with some last-minute fireworks.