Hill negotiators reach deal to keep government funded through Dec. 7

House and Senate negotiators reached bipartisan agreement on a package of spending bills, as well as a continuing resolution to fund the remainder of the government through December 7 and forestall a potential government shutdown battle, aides in both chambers told CNN on Thursday.

Dems want deeper look into school shootings

Leader wants bipartisan commission on mass shootings

State Assembly Democrats are calling for a deeper look into what has caused a spate of mass shootings around the country, including two in the last five months in Wisconsin.