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Congress struggles to agree on funding as November deadline looms, podcast, no transcript. darn.
Congress needs to reach agreement on a second continuing resolution before funding runs out on Nov. 21 to avoid a partial government shutdown. But that deadline is going to be difficult to meet.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Tue Nov 5th, 2019 at 04:26:44 PM EST
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v1: Majority of Senate votes for bill to fund federal government through Dec. 20, voting continues
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v2: Senate passes stopgap spending bill, sends it to Trump for signature--enacting the enrolled bill

The continuing resolution is the second temporary spending bill Congress has passed since fiscal 2020 began on Oct. 1. Once Trump signs it -- as his aides say he will -- the stopgap measure will fund the government through Dec. 20, giving appropriators more time to hash out numerous divides over policy riders and programmatic spending levels. The vote was 74-20. ...
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FETCH FACT: congress.gov

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Nov 21st, 2019 at 08:00:35 PM EST
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