The US government shutdown is set to end after Senate Republicans and Democrats reached a deal on a temporary funding bill.

Democrat Chuck Schumer said his party would "vote to re-open the government" as it would continue to negotiate with Republicans on immigration.

Democrats are working to pass legislation that would protect young immigrants from deportation.

Mr Schumer said the three-day shutdown was expected to end in a few hours.

 

More soon…

DISCLAIMER: The Views, Comments, Opinions, Contributions and Statements made by Readers and Contributors on this platform do not necessarily represent the views or policy of Multimedia Group Limited.
Tags:  


DISCLAIMER: The Views, Comments, Opinions, Contributions and Statements made by Readers and Contributors on this platform do not necessarily represent the views or policy of Multimedia Group Limited.