Ammar Awad | Reuters
Vice President Mike Pence in addition to his wife Karen wave upon their arrival at Ben Gurion international Airport in Lod, near Tel Aviv, Israel January 21, 2018.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday welcomed news which U.S. Senators voted to move forward on legislation which could reopen the federal government until Feb. 8, ending a three-day standoff between President Donald Trump in addition to his fellow Republicans in addition to Democrats over immigration in addition to border security.
“We welcome the news which thanks to the firm stand taken by President Trump in addition to House in addition to Senate Republicans, the government shutdown in Washingtom DC is usually coming to an end,” Pence said in a statement to reporters before a dinner with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.