Sen. Ted Cruz warns US government headed toward shutdown: 'Odds very high'
As lawmakers on Capitol Hill weigh the possibility of a government shutdown next month, one prominent senator expressed confidence that a resolution will not get reached.
"I think there's a significant chance of a government shutdown. And the reason I think that is I think Joe Biden and Chuck Schumer want a government shutdown," Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said Thursday on "Varney & Co." "I think they believe it would benefit them politically."
The Senate is back from its summer recess a full week ahead of the House. Senate Majority...