As the Senate passes the measure to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling, the president will address the press.
With Treasury warning it could run out of money to pay U.S. obligations within a day, the Senate voted overwhelmingly, 81-18, on Wednesday evening to approve a proposal hammered out by Republican and Democratic leaders after the House was unable to move forward with any resolution. The House was expected to follow suit within hours and approve the Senate plan, which would finance the government through Jan. 15 and raise the debt limit through Feb. 7.
These are the No votes, per Judd Legum
Now it’s on the the House.
UPDATE: Here’s the text for the Senate CR, Debt Ceiling Bill
UPDATE 2: And it passes the House 285-144, 3 nv.