Sen. Ted Cruz warns US government headed toward shutdown: 'Odds very high'

Posted on AllSides September 7th, 2023
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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...

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