The House voted to keep the government funded until January 19, with the Senate expected to grant final approval of the bill Thursday evening, the New York Times reported.

The measure provides short-term funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, whose financing lapsed at the end of September, but delays dealing with issues including health care and immigration until after the new year, the Times said.

More of What's Trending on TheStreet:

More from Politics

Salesforce Is So Dependable, Here's How to Play It: Market Recon

Salesforce Is So Dependable, Here's How to Play It: Market Recon

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Reportedly Exiting

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Reportedly Exiting

Why Crude Oil Could Spike to $100 Very Soon

Why Crude Oil Could Spike to $100 Very Soon

Negative Seasonality Plus Potential Land Mines Equal Time for Caution

Negative Seasonality Plus Potential Land Mines Equal Time for Caution

Best Way to Play Nike -- Just Do It (With Options): Market Recon

Best Way to Play Nike -- Just Do It (With Options): Market Recon