As reported on the national level, Rodney Davis recented voted along with 11 other GOP House Republicans to end at least part of the government shut down. The group voted to fully fund the Departments of Transportation and Housing & Urbana Development.
However, Rodney Davis did not join other GOP representatives who also voted to fund Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration programs.
Davis was one of two recent additions to the group of GOP representatives changing their positions on the shutdown. In the article by Talking Points memo, it was noted that Davis had just faced a challenging election.