The measure is necessary because lawmakers have yet to agree to a $1 trillion omnibus.
Sen. Jeff Flake introduced legislation to allow states to keep national parks open.
Panel will consider bill requiring paying back states that opened parks during shutdown.
Costs related to salary retroactively paid to furloughed workers.
It's the first deficit below $1 trillion of Obama's presidency.
Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) has introduced legislation that would prevent national park closures...
Appropriators are running out of time to reach a deal by Jan. 15.
OPINION | The price tag for the notoriety Cruz and his companions achieved was considerable.
Rep. Steve Israel slammed Republicans in a memo obtained exclusively by The Hill.
CBS "Face the Nation" host Bob Schieffer said partisan fights over the ObamaCare rollout were worse...
Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) said Wednesday the House-Senate budget conference would likely shoot for an...