SHOT: Leader Reid Promises Disaster Relief Funding & To Fund Government At Agreed Upon $1.043 Trillion Base Line. “’We are delivering on the disaster relief that has been requested. No one will go without their needs being addressed, and I think the House bill, at $1.043 [trillion] is what we agreed to,’ he said.” (Sunlen Miller & John Parkinson, “Shutdown Showdown Redux? Congress Squabbles Over Disaster Relief Money,” ABC News, 9/20/11)
CHASER: Senate Democrats Move To Table Or Kill House Continuing Resolution. @ChadPergram Senate plans 11:20 am vote on motion to table or kill House bill approved last night to stop government shutdown.