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.
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".
With Alexa sending shoppers to Amazon , Google Home Assistant will place search queries into a Google Express Shopping cart. According to its data, mobile searches for "where to buy" grew over 85% over the past two years.
And Irving is leading the way, averaging 24.4 points and 5.1 assists while shooting 40.8 percent from three-point range. The expectation is that the removal of the wire will reduce irritation, but it will keep him out for several weeks.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
La Galaxy welcome Ibrahimovic
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.
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.
Reality comes crashing down on both Uber and Facebook
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 .
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.
Teddy Bridgewater plans to sign with Jets
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.