All 5 members of the San Diego County congressional delegation voted Tuesday to maintain the federal government open forward of the Thanksgiving vacation.
The vote was 336 to 95, with all however two Democrats voting for the persevering with decision, overwhelming the votes of right-wing Republicans looking for main funds cuts.
Among the many San Diego delegation, Republican Darrell Issa and Democrats Mike Levin, Sara Jacobs, Scott Peters and Juan Vargas all voted in favor.
“As soon as once more, Democrats are the adults within the room,” mentioned Jacobs, noting that Republicans had been answerable for shutdowns in 1995, 2013 and 2018.
If additionally handed the Senate, which is taken into account almost sure, funding will proceed at present ranges for some companies and applications till Jan. 19 and all others by means of Feb. 2. The farm invoice could be funded till Sept. 30.
The federal government was poised to shut at midnight Friday, that means no pay for energetic obligation army and potential disruption for air visitors management over the busy Thanksgiving vacation.