McConnell moved on the Senate floor to vote to open debate on the bill Monday evening.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell waves as he leaves the Senate chamber early Friday after the Senatepassed a budget deal.
It would increase domestic spending by $131 billion and defense spending by $165 billion over the next two years, provide almost $90 billion in disaster aid and extend the debt limit for one year - until well after the midterm elections.
Some Democrats, including minority leader Nancy Pelosi, also said they opposed the measure because it did not include a deal that would protect some 700,000 "Dreamers" - immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children - from deportation. Rand Paul railed against deficits.
Woman claims husband stole her kidney to cover dowry But they persist, and women continue to be abused and even murdered by their husbands and families when dowry demands are not met. Following the arrest of a "kidney kingpin" running the network, India tightened its rules for organ exchanges.
Late last night Republican Senator Rand Paul repeatedly objected to calls for a vote before 1:00 a.m. Paul did so to protest what he called runaway government spending.
The temporary spending bill under consideration incorporates the major budget deal reached between Senate leaders on both sides of the political aisle.
"The budget agreement proposes a badly needed spending increase to strengthen national security, rebuild our neglected military, and honor our commitment to veterans", Toomey said in a statement after the vote. The deal appears to have the votes to pass, but rules of the Senate allow individual senators to hold up the process. Lawmakers could also raise the nation's debt limit into next year as well. "When you put it all together, a quarter-of-a-trillion-dollar increase in discretionary spending - not what we're supposed to be doing". The bill won House approval only after Democrats provided enough votes to offset the opposition of 67 Republicans. Then, the president still has to sign any bill.
"No, I am just telling people why I am voting the way I am voting", she said.
"To anyone who doubts my intention to solve this problem and bring up a DACA and immigration reform bill, do not", Ryan said, referring to the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects young undocumented immigrants brought here as children from deportation.
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Rodney Hood is one of several players headed to Cleveland at the National Basketball Association trade deadline. Sports indicates that the Jazz plan on parting ways with Rose after his trade to Utah becomes official.
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A 3 percent yield is looked upon by investors as a motive for people to flee the risk of stocks for the relative safety of bonds . On Wall Street, many companies that rose the most over the previous year have borne the brunt of the selling.
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That means the House was technically still debating the legislation, even though Pelosi spent her time speaking about immigration. Leader Pelosi today announced her intention to vote against any deal that doesn't include a solution for Dreamers.
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The VIX on Tuesday hit a more than two-and-a-half year high above 50, after trading, on average, below 20 for months. What is a stock market correction? The Nasdaq Composite closed at 7,051.98 for a loss of -63.90 points or -0.90%.
Trump urges Americans to vote Republican to cut deficit
The truth is conservative voters had a chance to choose between Paul and Trump's visions for America during the GOP primaries. Paul's protest forced Congress to miss a midnight deadline for passing a funding measure to keep the government operating.
Kremlin regrets CAS ban on Russian athletes
Now the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation number 168 - the fourth biggest team behind USA, Canada and Switzerland. Having not heard any evidence to establish the guilt of several Russian athletes, the CAS sustained their appeals.
Militants attack Army camp in Jammu, two injured
An Army Camp in Jammu's Sunjwan is under attack by terrorists, who barged into the barracks early on Saturday morning. The injured include one Hawaldar and his daughter. "Militants number is not known as of now", he said.
Stranger spanks crying toddler in check-out line
Police said the man was clearly intoxicated; his speech slurred, eyes bloodshot and the "strong odor" of alcohol on his breath. Morris said he's grateful the incident didn't escalate and his son was unharmed, but is still aggravated it happened at all.
Reg Cathey, of 'The Wire' and 'House of Cards,' dies at 59
Cathey was born in Hunstville, Ala., studied theater at the University of MI and Yale School of Drama, and never looked back. He followed The Wire with three episodes of Grimm before being cast as restaurant owner Frank on House of Cards .
US Dow Jones plunges over 1000 points
Had the Dow lost any ground on Friday, it would have been the index's worst week since October 2008, during the financial crisis. Stocks posted sharp losses Thursday with the Dow shedding 1,032 points, as higher interest rates continued to rattle investors.
Snow piles up in Midwest storm; traffic snarled
More than 1,500 USA flights have been canceled Friday as a winter storm slammed the Midwest with at least 1 inch of snow per hour. American Airlines and United Airlines have canceled a combined 68 mainline flights for Friday as of Thursday afternoon.