Did Democrats ‘cave’ or broker a deal? Time will soon tell

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January 23, 2018 - 12:00 AM

For all intents and purposes, the United States re-opened for business Monday afternoon when the U.S. Senate voted 81-18 for a short-term spending measure that extends to Feb. 8.

To obtain the necessary bipartisan support, Mitch McConnell, Senate majority leader, promised Democrats immigration would be addressed in the near future.

We’ll learn soon enough whether McConnell is a man of his word or whether Democrats did indeed capitulate, throwing the Dreamers to the wolves.  

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