BREAKING: Partial Government Shutdown to Begin at Midnight After House Adjourns

 

So the partial government shutdown is pretty much guaranteed to happen tonight.

The House of Representatives has adjourned until noon Saturday, meaning that Congress will definitely not be meeting the midnight deadline to avert a government shutdown. The only question now is how long this shutdown lasts.

Per congressional reporters, lawmakers are being advised that they will receive 24-hour warnings ahead of votes:

That being said…

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