The deal President Donald Trump struck with Democratic congressional leaders passed the House on Friday and was signed into law later in the day.
The bill included a provision that suspends the debt ceiling for three months, avoiding a serious default and an economic disaster.
The length of the suspension was seen as a win for Democrats, since it could allow Democrats more leverage when the issue would come up again.
President Donald Trump is criticizing Republican lawmakers amid a rapprochement with Democrats. On Twitter Friday, Trump referenced the GOP's failure to pass health care legislation. He tweeted, "Republicans, sorry, but … Click to C...
Despite a Republican split, the 316-90 vote on Friday will send $15.25 billion to Texas and Louisiana, prevent a government shutdown, and lift the debt ceiling for three months.
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Fiscal conservatives are disappointed in President Donald Trump for cutting a deal with Democratic congressional leaders on Wednesday to keep the government running and increase the debt ceiling for just three months as part of a bi...