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Congress Announces Bipartisan Deal to Extend Gov’t Funding Another Few Weeks

HeadlineFeb 29, 2024

Congressional leaders announced a deal Wednesday to briefly extend government funding, avoiding a partial shutdown. The deal, which both the Senate and House must vote on before a Friday deadline, would fund six federal agencies through March 8 and another six through March 22.

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