Senate passes short-term funding bill, averting government shutdown

The Senate on Thursday night passed a one-week continuing resolution to fund the government, averting a government shutdown.  The short-term funding bill will now fund the government through Dec. 23, giving Congress additional time to finish crafting a massive longer-term spending package.  The bill passed 71-19, and now goes to President Biden’s desk for his … Read more

Impact of Raphael Warnock’s win in Georgia Senate runoff

Impact of Raphael Warnock’s win in Georgia Senate runoff – CBS News Watch CBS News Georgia Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock was back in Washington on Wednesday after winning reelection in his state’s runoff election against Republican Herschel Walker. Sabrina Rodriguez, national politics reporter at The Washington Post, joins CBS News’ John Dickerson to discuss the … Read more