House, Senate Stubbornly Divided Over Homeland Security Funding

February 27, 2015 10:03 AM

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"It is a waste of time. We will not allow a conference to take place. It won't happen," Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said Thursday about the possibility of the two chambers reconciling Department of Homeland Security funding bills.

The Department of Homeland Security runs out of money at midnight Friday. The Senate is on track to pass a bill to fully fund DHS with no strings attached. Meanwhile, the House will be voting Friday on a stop-gap spending bill to fund the department for only three weeks. House Republicans say it's t...

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