10 things you need to know today: December 9, 2017

Trump signs temporary spending bill to delay government shutdown, Trump rallies for Roy Moore in Florida, and more

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1. Trump signs temporary spending bill to delay government shutdown

Shortly after the House passed a two-week spending bill on Thursday, the Senate followed with a vote of 81-14. President Trump signed the bill Friday, temporarily averting a government shutdown. The stopgap measure will keep the federal government open through Dec. 22. Republicans, who are trying to finish work on their tax bill, will need Democrats' help to pass a two-year budget deal. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday Democrats "will not leave here without a DACA fix," meaning the budget must include deportation protection for undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children.

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