US Congress passes bill to fund rackets through March 4th, 2011

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December 22, 2010
San Francisco Chronicle    
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"The U.S. Congress approved stopgap legislation to keep the government funded through March 4, setting up a budget fight early next year between the administration and Republicans. On a 193-165 vote, the House backed a stripped-down measure that would freeze pay for federal employees, provide $160 billion for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and head off cuts in Pell grants for college tuition. The Senate approved the bill hours earlier, 79-16." (12/21/10)



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