U.S. Senator McConnell would support bill making shutdowns more difficult

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he would support bipartisan legislation to make government shutdowns more difficult as federal agencies returned to work after a partial shutdown that spanned more than a month. “I’m certainly open to it,” McConnell told reporters

Reuters January 30, 2019 04:07:24 IST
U.S. Senator McConnell would support bill making shutdowns more difficult

US Senator McConnell would support bill making shutdowns more difficult

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he would support bipartisan legislation to make government shutdowns more difficult as federal agencies returned to work after a partial shutdown that spanned more than a month.

“I’m certainly open to it,” McConnell told reporters.

(Reporting by Amanda Becker and Makini Brice; Writing by Lisa Lambert; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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