- House Republican leaders yesterday postponed a vote that would have approved the funding of the government through December. The delay came because of opposition among conservative Republicans to parts of the legislation related to the funding of Obamacare, which they want to strip out.
- The government faces a shutdown if legislation isn't approved by September 30. Democrats and Republicans also have to soon agree on measures to lift the debt cap.
GOP delays government funding bill
Sep 12 2013, 04:15 ET