The Run-UpThe podcast that makes sense of the most delirious stretch of the 2016 campaign. Though Democratic leaders have not explicitly said a solution for Dreamers needs to be attached to a government funding measure, several prominent Democratic lawmakers have said they will vote against any funding measure that doesn't include a solution for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) recipients. "Now it's not even talk".
On December 8, the US government will run out of money (though the deadline may be temporarily extended to later in the month).
Democrats, however, are confident they hold leverage because their votes are necessary in the Senate next week to fund the government, and they believe Republicans would take the blame if a shutdown occurred.
Ms. Pelosi and Mr. Schumer hope to use the negotiations to help undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children and to provide financing for the Children's Health Insurance Program, whose funding lapsed at the end of September.
Despite all those pending issues, however, the focus on Capitol Hill this week has been on Republicans' tax bill, which passed a key committee vote in the Senate Tuesday and will likely be on the Senate floor later this week.
Democrats pull out of White House meeting with Trump
How this increases the potential for a shutdown: Behind the scenes, most Senate Republicans are just as sick of Trump as Democrats are. The president seemed to see little risk in a holiday government shutdown.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), seated to the left of Pelosi's empty chair, said, "I think it's regrettable that our Democratic colleagues in the leadership chose not to join us today".
Pelosi responded to Trump's comments on Twitter, saying that his "verbal abuse will no longer be tolerated". Ryan, McConnell, and Mattis were positioned on other ends of the otherwise empty table. In it, Mr. Trump previewed the scheduled meeting with "Chuck and Nancy" but sounded grim about chances for an agreement. Trump said that was "very special". But he also has used recent events, particularly the special election for Senate in Alabama, as a bellwether for the mood of his most ardent voters.
"We don't have any time to waste in addressing the issues that confront us, so we're going to continue to negotiate with Republican leaders who may be interested in reaching a bipartisan agreement", according to their statement. This is a battle the Democrats can win for themselves and for those who want to find a way to beat back any tougher restrictions on immigration.
While it did not pose any threat to U.S. territories, a spokesman for the Pentagon said: "Our commitment to the defence of our allies, including the Republic of Korea and Japan, in the face of these threats, remains ironclad".
The massively popular supernatural show will be returning for a third season, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter . If you aren't completely caught up on Stranger Things , the first two seasons are now streaming on Netflix.
President Donald Trump is expressing no concern about the guilty plea by his former national security adviser Michael Flynn . The tax legislation now goes to a House-Senate committee, which will try to reconcile the versions passed by each chamber.
The firing Wednesday came shortly after Keillor, an avowed Democrat, wrote a syndicated column that ridiculed the idea that Sen. Keillor, 75, retired as the host of " A Prairie Home Companion " in 2016, but still produced " The Writer's Almanac ".
An interesting moment in the episode was between Luv Tyagi and Priyank where the boys talked about their "friend" Hina Khan . After numerous discussions and debates, it is decided that Vikas and Priyank will fight it out for this week's captaincy.
It was originally in development at The CW to serve as a companion series to fellow Archie Comics property " Riverdale ". Just as Riverdale is a darker take on the classic comics series, Sabrina will do the same for everyone's favorite witch.
The prime minister along with his other SCO counterparts will participate in the SCO retreat being hosted by Russian PM Medvedev. The meeting was the first of its kind after a membership expansion in June to include India and Pakistan .
Mariah's father, who has been involved in a custody dispute with her mother, has criticized her version of events. Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Shelley Lynch confirmed Kimrey lived with Mariah and her mother.
We should wait for the growth rates over the next 3-4 quarters before we can reach a definite conclusion. In a series of tweets, he said: "This is a pause in the declining trend of the last five quarters".
Rak-Su win The X Factor 2017
He also praised runner-up Davies, saying: "Congratulations to Grace who is really an outstanding, outstanding artist". After weeks of searching for the ultimate singer, tonight's X Factor final revealed the victor of the 2017 series.
Family of Florida teen reunited in Syracuse
The girl's absence shocked her parents, who questioned in an interview with CBS News whether the teen was leading a double life. Frisina and Rodriguez were spotted on cameras in Georgia on Sunday and then at a pawn shop in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Israeli missiles hit military position near Damascus
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said often that Israel will not allow Iran to establish a permanent presence in Syria. Last month the BBC revealed a claim that Iran was building a permanent military base near the town.
Amazon Releases Alexa-compatible Ghost for Destiny 2
The Destiny 2 Ghost skill is the first of its kind and the most innovative and immersive gaming experience to date on Alexa. Rather than interrupting gameplay to navigate menus, players can just ask Ghost through Alexa to help with certain tasks.
Hurricane season comes to an end. Rock Hill untouched
Initial predictions for our hurricane season had begun in an El Niño phase, which usually means a less active hurricane season. (4) Hurricane Maria is considered by many Caribbean islands, including Dominica, to have been the worst storm ever to hit.
Kroger Solid Earnings Beat a Sign of Things to Come?
The company has also been ramping up its e-commerce efforts in the wake of Amazon's recent acquisition of Whole Foods Market. The firm has a market cap of $20,957.14, a PE ratio of 12.34, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.95 and a beta of 0.82.
Europe's Muslim population to grow strongly
Europe received more than one million migrants and refugees in 2015, according to figures from the UN's refugee agency. Under the medium migration scenario, Muslims could account for 11.2 percent of Europe's population by 2050.