They are now embracing the kind of free spending and budget deficits they once claimed to loathe.
White House officials conceded that they regretted the way they handled accusations against Rob Porter, the staff secretary who resigned Wednesday after two former wives publicly accused him of abusing them.
At p.m., Westchester County Executive George Latimer discusses his plan to deliver the 2018 State of the County Address in the Legislative Chambers of the Westchester County Board of Legislators on April 16, Westchester County Office Building, 148 Martine Ave., 8th Floor, White Plains. is the keynote speaker at the New York City Young Men’s Initiative’s Bronx discussion, Lehman College, Music Building, Faculty Dining Room, 250 Bedford Park Blvd W., the Bronx. Jamaal Bailey hosts a Black History Month celebration, P. A shutdown had been so unthinkable that the Office of Management and Budget did not issue guidance to agencies until dinner time, hours before funding would run dry.
The bipartisan budget deal that dodged a key immigration issue revealed a rift that could haunt Democrats for years: one between moderates such as Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and potential presidential candidates — including Schumer’s New York colleague, Sen.
At 11 a.m., Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh presents the “Glory Bowl III” trophy to the Syracuse Strong Minor League Football Team, Syracuse City Hall steps, 233 E. Also at 11 a.m., Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone will announce the first-in-the-state Suffolk County Youth Traffic Court, Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency, 100 Veterans Memorial Highway, North Parking Lot, Hauppauge, Long Island. Senate cleared a budget deal early this morning after Congress missed a deadline to prevent the second government shutdown in less than a month, thanks to Kentucky Sen. Angered at the huge spending increases at the center of the deal, Paul delayed passage for hours with a demand to vote on an amendment that would keep in place strict caps on spending that the deal would raise.
Also at 11 a.m., City of Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Fire Chief Warren Abriel, Jr. Around a.m., the Senate finally passed the measure, 71 to 28.
Pence briefly attended an Olympic reception in Pyeongchang, South Korea, which was also attended by North Korea’s ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong Nam, whose hand the vice president did not shake.