Funding for the Department of Homeland Security runs out at the end of the day Friday. If no deal is reached, essential security personnel would still report to work, but there would be no money to pay them during the funding lapse… that’s the vast majority of the 243,000 agency employees.
There may have been some developments in the Senate Thursday night, and Ali will have the latest for you this morning.
ABC’s Ali Weinberg joined us Friday morning to discuss.
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