An unusual bipartisan coalition opposed arming the Syrian rebels to fight ISIS.
Reid blocked Sen. Bob Corker from separating the stopgap spending measure from authorization for training Syrian forces.
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Without the funding measure's passage, the government would shut down on Oct. 1.
The House voted Wednesday to grant Obama authority to train and arm Syrian rebels.
Blumenthal's bill would end antitrust exemptions for sports leagues if they don't act ethically.
Sen. Vitter tried to pass a House bill to allow people to keep their insurance plans under ObamaCare.
The House on Wednesday passed legislation to limit airline passenger security fees imposed by the Transportation Security Administration.
Its sponsor said the measure would increase transparency.
Republicans blocked Sen. Tom Harkin’s (D-Iowa) request to vote on the United Nations' treaty.
Passage of the resolution comes a day before Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will address a joint session of Congress.