Countdown begins as Congress races toward a government shutdown

The leader of the hard-right group, Rep. Mark Meadows , R-N.C., said Ryan promised future votes on extra defense spending and on a conservative, restrictive immigration bill, though a source familiar with the discussion said Ryan didn't guarantee an immigration vote.

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