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U.S. bill to avoid government shutdown clears hurdle in House

Published on: Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:24:07 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A $1.1 trillion government funding bill, necessary to keep federal agencies operating beyond midnight, cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, paving the way for a final vote on the legislation later in the day.

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