Congress has two days to pass a budget in order to prevent another shutdown. The
is expected to kick things off tonight by voting on legislation that funds the government through
. Since the Senate tried and failed to advance a budget that would withhold funding for Planned Parenthood as expected, they're likely pass a clean, short-term budget, which will also likely pass the House with Democratic help to compensate for the numerous Republican defections. The
will continue taking up legislative measures that go after Planned Parenthood, including this week's vote on a bill that would allow states to withhold Medicaid funding from providers that conduct abortions.
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