"We will — we must — get Build Back Better passed," Biden said.
With the clock ticking down to the 11:59 pm Friday deadline, the Senate voted by 69 to 28 to keep the lights on until February 18 with a resolution that had already advanced from the House.
Nancy Pelosi paid almost no attention to Kevin McCarthy's record-setting rant and delivered a sunny speech in stark contrast to his dark mood.
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Nearly 12,000 Americans have been killed by guns in 273 mass shootings in 2017 so far – one incident for each day.