Conservative House Republicans, however, currently oppose the deal over its increase in spending, while some House Democrats are threatening to vote against the deal because it doesn't address protections for Dreamers.
The current temporary funding measure is set to expire tonight at midnight.
(New York Times / Washington Post) 2/ Nancy Pelosi, meanwhile, said she cannot agree to any budget deal without a vote on an immigration bill to protect Dreamers. (USA Today / Politico) 3/ A White House staff secretary resigned following allegations that he physically assaulted and emotionally abused his two ex-wives.
Pelosi began reading stories about Dreamers who aspire to become U. Rob Porter, who is dating White House communications director Hope Hicks, called the allegations "outrageous" and "simply false," but resigned with an undetermined effective date anyway.
Trump is questioning the White House's response and has told associates that he thinks Hicks put her romantic relationship with Porter ahead of his own priorities.