Conservatives Eye Government Shutdown to Stop Vaccine Mandate Funding

Senate conservatives are reportedly considering a forced government shutdown this Friday in hopes of defunding the Biden administration’s private sector vaccine mandate, with House conservatives planning measures to support the effort, according to several Republican sources. 

The Senate conservatives plan to object to the quick consideration of a plan to extend funding until early next year if Democrat leaders don’t agree to refuse the funding needed for the mandate, the sources told Politico’s Playbook.  

The senators think they’ll be able to delay the process until past midnight Friday when the funding for the mandate would officially expire. 

Read more at Newsmax© 2021 Newsmax. All rights reserved.