House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiDemocrats should rise above and unify against Trump's tweets 10 questions for Robert Mueller Ocasio-Cortez tears into Trump's immigration agenda: 'It's about ethnicity and racism' MORE (D-Calif.) unsuccessfully sought to force a vote on a stopgap measure Thursday to keep the government funded through the end of the fiscal year.

After the chair ruled Pelosi’s motion was out of order, the House voted to table the appeal of that ruling in a 187-170 vote.


Pelosi’s measure would have funded the rest of the government through Sept. 30 while extending a number of programs.

Republicans are scrambling to reach a deal to fund the government that meets President TrumpDonald John TrumpLiz Cheney: 'Send her back' chant 'inappropriate' but not about race, gender Booker: Trump is 'worse than a racist' Top Democrat insists country hasn't moved on from Mueller MORE’s demand for $5 billion in funding for his wall. It’s not clear if a bill with $5 billion for the wall can pass the House.

Trump said Thursday he won’t support legislation needed to avert a looming government shutdown if it doesn’t meet his demand. Parts of the government will shut down Saturday without a new funding measure.