House set to approve cuts: Time short to stop shutdown
from The New York Times
House Republicans recently marched confidently toward approving the largest spending cuts in modern history, setting the stage for a standoff with Senate Democrats and the White House. With just two weeks to go before the stopgap measure now financing the government expires, and Congress in recess this week, party leaders conceded that there was not enough time to forge a deal and that a short-term extension would be needed to avert a shutdown.
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