Congress OKs federal spending bill
December 21st, 2010
07:43 PM ET
10 years ago

Congress OKs federal spending bill

New York ( - With a government shutdown looming, Congress approved a temporary spending bill late Tuesday that will fund the government for another 10 weeks.

The current law funding the government - a so-called continuing resolution - was set to expire Tuesday at midnight.


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  1. J.V.Hodgson

    Common sense prevails at last and best of luck to republicans cutting 100bn without hurting jobs and the economy.

    December 21, 2010 11:50 pm at 11:50 pm |