Senate Passes Short-Term Spending Bill

By Caitlin Huey-Burns - September 27, 2013

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With less than four days to go until a possible government shutdown, the Senate chaplain opened Friday's legislative session with a timely prayer: "Lord, deliver us from governing by crisis …" On a party-line 54-44 vote several hours later, the Senate passed a short-term spending measure that would keep the government running until Nov. 15 and retain funding for the Affordable Care...

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