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Government shutdown ends

The government shutdown has ended. The house passed the budget just before 6 a.m., and the senate passed it earlier this morning around 1 a.m.

Posted: Feb 9, 2018 7:40 AM

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The government shutdown has ended. The house passed the budget just before 6 a.m., and the senate passed it earlier this morning around 1 a.m.

The vote on the two year budget deal was 71 to 28 in the senate.

The budget will now be sent to the president's desk.

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