Biden Indicators Spending Invoice, Staving Off a Authorities Shutdown

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President Biden signed a short-term authorities funding invoice on Thursday, narrowly averting a authorities shutdown however leaving a bigger spending conflict for Congress early subsequent 12 months.

The spending plan doesn’t embrace further assist for Israel or Ukraine.

Mr. Biden was in San Francisco on Thursday, the place he was attending a summit of Asian-Pacific economies.

Speaker Mike Johnson, who designed the package deal, has stated he is not going to assist any extra stopgap funding plans, and framed the momentary spending measure as laying the groundwork for a “battle” with the Senate in 2024.

Katie Rogers contributed reporting from San Francisco.

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