There has been a bill passed through the house (by Democrats and Republicans) that is waiting to be picked up in the senate to fund the pentagon until September and keep the government open for another week. So far Reed say’s nope and the president said he will veto it. How mature.
There is another bill H.R. 1297 that is being held up by democrats that would guarantee military pay as well; here is link to the information as well as the set up to contact Mr. Obama and your State Representative. Please contact them to tell them to vote YES on at least one of the bills. Vote yes
- GOP Proposes Bill to Pay Military During Shutdown (foxnews.com)