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UPDATE 5-U.S. House narrowly passes spending bill, averts gov't shutdown

Published on: Fri, 12 Dec 2014 4:40:50 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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WASHINGTON, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives averted a government shutdown on Thursday, narrowly passing a $1.1 trillion spending bill despite strenuous Democratic objections to controversial financial provisions.

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