While Sen. Joe Donnelly praised the bipartisan effort, Sen. Dan Coats says he worries an opportunity may have been wasted.
Congressman Joe Donnelly says he won't receive payment for the weeks the government was shutdown.
Joe Donnelly, D-Indiana, was one of a bipartisan group of senators who helped jump-start talks to reopen the federal government.
Both of Indiana's senators voted to approve the bill, but many of the state's representatives voted against it.
The deal would fund the government until January 15 and raise the debt ceiling through February 7.
Sen. Dan Coats says he opposes a military strike, while Sen. Joe Donnelly has remained silent on whether he would do the same.
The training helps prepare U.S. military, homeland security personnel and first responders to attend in the event of a large-scale emergency.
Sens. Coats and Donnelly introduced the Respect for National Cemeteries Act Friday
Senator Joe Donnelly has put his support behind a bill aimed at streamlining the permit process for energy and transportation projects.
Interest rates on government-subsidized Stafford loans doubled last week to 6.8 percent after the Senate rejected two proposals for keeping the rate down.