As the government shutdown moves into its fifth day, both houses of congress meet in unusual weekend sessions. The House returns at 10am ET to continue work on several mini-funding measures. The Senate returns at noon ET for additional debate.
The House is working on a series of small funding bills for specific parts of the government, including veterans’ benefits, nutrition assistance for low-income women and children and emergency and disaster recovery funding.
Government Shutdown : FEMA Emergency Funding Vote Passes.