Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today voted against three individual funding bills that would only end the shutdown for select government agencies. The funding bills would provide short-term funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs, National Park Service, and the District of Columbia. All three measures failed to pass the House this evening.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard released the following statement on the government shutdown early this morning:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today announced new resources on her official website to help constituents understand the impacts of the possible government shutdown. A list of frequently asked questions is available here.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard today voted against another harmful funding bill that would maintain arbitrary budget cuts and bring the government closer to a shutdown. The amendments passed by a vote of 248-174 and 231-192.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today announced that active-duty servicemembers may continue to receive pay in the event for a government shutdown. House leaders indicated they would hold a vote this evening on a measure to continue pay for servicemembers.
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