Article from Town Hall by Katie Pavlich.

Republican Senator Rand Paul has reintroduced legislation to end government shutdowns…forever.

The Government Shutdown Prevention Act doesn’t allow the government to shut down. Instead, it automatically cuts spending should lawmakers fail to come to an agreement over government funding.

“No matter where one stands on the debate over government spending, we should all be able to agree that Congress needs to handle Americans’ money thoughtfully and hit its deadlines. The Government Shutdown Prevention Act would take a major step forward toward bringing basic fiscal responsibility to Capitol Hill,” Paul released in a statement.

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