The government is now in an unprecedented partial shutdown after Congress failed to pass a stopgap measure to keep funding going ahead of a midnight deadline.
The Senate is set to hold a vote before midnight on Friday on the bill the House passed last night to avert a government shutdown. If it passes, the government will remain funded for the next four weeks.
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The federal government will experience a partial shutdown at midnight unless lawmakers and President Trump can come to a last-minute deal on spending and immigration.