| Clip Of Open Phones, Part 1

Video Clip: Congress Votes to Reopen the Government After Brief Shutdown


After letting the funding for the government expire at midnight Thursday, Congress passed a funding bill to fund the government. Senator Rand Paul took the floor to object to the bill stating his concerns about adding to the deficit.

3 minutes


  • Amend
  • Debt
  • Deficit
  • Democrat
  • House Of Representatives
  • Republican
  • Senate

Additional Resource

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    Government Executive Senior Correspondent, Eric Katz explained the details of the government shutdown. He discussed the individual agencies that are impacted by this and how some agencies are able to stay open.