Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill The federal government is now in a partial shutdown. Funding ran out just after midnight, after the Senate failed to pass a short-term spending bill. This episode, host/congressional correspondent Scott Detrow, congressional reporter Kelsey Snell and White House correspondent Scott Horsley. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.
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Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill

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Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill

Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill

Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill

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The federal government is now in a partial shutdown. Funding ran out just after midnight, after the Senate failed to pass a short-term spending bill. This episode, host/congressional correspondent Scott Detrow, congressional reporter Kelsey Snell and White House correspondent Scott Horsley. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.