Lawmakers end shutdown; Democrats given word on DACA

Posted: January 23, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., toast each other as they wait to speak at a news conference on Capitol Hill on Monday in Washington after senators reached an agreement to advance a bill ending the government shutdown.

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump signed a government spending bill Monday evening that ends a three-day partial shutdown, the White House said in a statement.

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. (center), stops to answer questions from members of the media Monday on Capitol Hill in Washington on day three of the governm...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky gives the thumbs up as he leaves the Senate floor after reaching an agreement Monday to advance a b...

This story is only available from our archives.