Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said as the minority party in Congress, "We feel good".
Once again, federal funding for the arts has been spared.
There is plenty of reason to doubt whether Trump's threat is credible. The money is used for everything from scholarly research to local theater productions.
That's an increase from $436 million in the previous budget.
"As a matter of national security, I have signed this omnibus budget bill". "But I say to Congress, I will never sign another bill like this again".
Trump complained about the process of passing the bill at the signing ceremony, pointing to the 2,200 pages next to the podium and saying, "It's just a series of documents nobody has had time to read". He also appeals to Congress for a line-item veto that would grant him the ability to nix spending he disagrees with.
"Got $1.6 Billion to start Wall on Southern Border, rest will be forthcoming". David Perdue, R-Ga., who opposed the bill and speaks regularly to Trump.
A veto would have created another government shutdown. It was widely anticipated that the president would sign the bill to avoid another government closure with funds due to run out on Saturday.
The president repeated his explanation that, while he "looked" at a veto, he chose to sign because of the defense money. It also increases defense spending by more than $60 billion from 2017. "We have tremendous opposition to what will be the strongest military we have ever had", he gloated.
While disappointed that the border wall was not fully funded, Trump told reporters he will put the money to work immediately.
Friday, Trump argued that Democrats have stood in the way of DACA recipients gaining permanent legal status, while casting Republicans as would-be saviors.
The Senate passed the spending bill by a 65-32 vote early Friday after the House of Representatives approved the measure Thursday. "Nothing is more important", Trump said, claiming the bill reverses military spending cuts of past presidents. Some people don't even know what is in- $1.3 trillion. Both chambers of Congress are now on a two-week Easter break, and legislators have scattered back to their districts and states.
"President Trump is moving the military away from the crippling policies of the Obama era that left our nation's defenses at its lowest levels of readiness since before WWII".
Several advisers inside and outside the White House had characterised the tweet as Mr Trump blowing off steam.
The government faces a midnight shutdown if a spending bill is not signed.
It provides $1.6bn in funding for Mr Trump's border wall, far short of the $25bn the White House had sought.
The missive sent White House officials and Republican leaders on Capitol Hill scurrying to ensure that Trump would still sign the omnibus spending bill, which top White House officials promised just a day earlier Trump would sign.
At a hastily arranged White House event Friday afternoon, Trump told a group of reporters he signed the sweeping funding package "for the goal of national security" even though he was "unhappy about a lot of things" in the massive funding package. They will likely repeat in the next budget battle in the fall. The last shutdown took place January 20 to January 22.
The veto threat injected chaos into what appeared to be the end of a protracted struggle to settle on a funding plan for the federal government. They fought every single inch of the way.
He killed and wounded his victims in three separate incidents which began in Carcassonne , a 15 minutes' drive from Trèbes . The police officers , based in the southern city of Marseille , were on a temporary mission in Carcassonne , he said.
Haspel's nomination has drawn bipartisan concerns, with senators on both sides of the aisle calling for a complete picture. A simple Senate majority is needed to confirm either Pompeo or Haspel, but Republicans only have 51 seats at the moment.
He's very young, he needs games, he's so talented. "I had a problem during the Burton [League Cup] game in the second half". The 20-year-old forward has been a regular in his manager's plans this season, but has not always been used from the off .
Nixon and everyone else who shares my commitment to making government work better for all the people of NY state", Gipson wrote. With wife Christine Marinoni in the audience at the Bethesda Healing Center, Nixon said she was "honored" to join their ranks.
Herzberg's death has sparked concern over whether the vehicles should be trusted in the same way as regular cars. The Maricopa County Attorney's Office will ultimately determine whether any charges will be filed in the crash .
Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has denounced the British accusations as "absolutely rude, unsubstantiated and baseless". There is no alternative conclusion, other than that the Russian state was culpable for the attempted murder of Mr.
Ibrahimovic spent the last two years with Manchester United , but the club agreed to terminate his deal. Manager Jose Mourinho has not used him since a Premier League match against Burnley on December 26.
ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the two sides closed on an agreement and NFL Network broke the news on the value of the deal. While Bridgewater will presumably compete for the starting spot, the Jets may still be in the hunt for another quarterback.
It's unclear what products will be shown off at the event and the invite doesn't give us much to go on. Apple has begun sending invitations to members of the media to attend its upcoming March 27 event.
If your sources have been saying they were alive and now suddenly what happened. "With full proof I can say these 39 are dead. In her suo motu statement in the Rajya Sabha, Swaraj said that she would "not declare anyone dead without substantive proof".
Sessions' decision to fire him, two days before his retirement, could strip him of his pension. Last night after firing McCabe, he tweeted that it was a great day for democracy.
Governor decries temporary block on abortion law
The state has a "trigger law", which would immediately make abortion illegal in the state should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. The law went into effect immediately, giving MS the honor of having the most stringent abortion ban in the United States.
EU, UK agree on terms of Brexit transition deal
Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable said the agreement did little more than "paper over the cracks" between the two sides. The agreement must be approved by EU leaders meeting at the European Council summit on the 22nd and 23rd of this month.
The Cleveland Browns must draft a Quarterback with the top pick
The Cleveland Browns are going to select Josh Allen; the quarterback who is not as refined as his peers but has a lot of upside. Mayfield also has the leadership qualities that could help to reverse the revolving door trend of quarterbacks in Cleveland.
Free ice cream cones at Dairy Queen on Tuesday
While Dairy Queen is not charging for the cones, it is soliciting donations for the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals . All customers can receive a free small vanilla soft-serve cone, which of course comes with the signature DQ curl on top.
Form Eriksen hopes he hasn't hit Tottenham ceiling
Tottenham could've added more goals late on but they settled for three goals as Swansea were in full damage limitation mode. It took just 11 minutes for Christian Eriksen to open the scoring, on the back of some good Spurs pressure.