WATCH LIVE: Senate Debates Bill to Fund Government, Defund Obamacare

The U.S. Senate is currently debating the bill passed by the House of Representatives that would fund the government through the end of the year while simultaneously defunding the Affordable Care Act. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) has vowed to strip out the Obamacare portion of the bill before sending it back to the House, a move that has threatened a filibuster from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX).

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