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House readies emergency bill to continue paying troops during shutdown


The House appeared to be working toward a deal Sept. 28 on a short-term continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown while preparing contingencies to make sure that the troops continue to get paid in the event that negotiations break down. A spokesman for Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, said the goal of a continuing resolution would be to continue funding the government at current levels until Dec. 11 while seeking a long-term solution. more

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