House Speaker McCarthy is back to square one as the Senate pushes ahead to avert a federal shutdown
By LISA MASCARO and STEPHEN GROVES Associated Press | Thursday, September 28, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., emerges from a closed-door Republican strategy session to talk to reporters about updates on funding the government and averting a shutdown, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2023. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)