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Senate Passes Amended CR, 54-44

On a party-line vote, the Senate approved a continuing resolution to fund the government after Democrats amended the legislation to remove a House-passed provision to defund Obamacare. The measure now returns to the House, where Republicans are expected to revise it further. Roughly three and a half days remain until government funding expires, which would precipitate a shutdown in the event that the two chambers fail to come to an agreement.

 

Andrew StilesAndrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...

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