April 14th, 2011
05:58 PM ET

Senate, House pass 2011 spending bill

The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a budget deal worked out last week to keep the government funded for the rest of the fiscal year while cutting $38.5 billion.

The measure, which the House passed earlier in the day, now goes to President Barack Obama for his signature.

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  1. ole lady

    The ones who stayed awake got the job done.

    April 14, 2011 at 6:13 pm | Report abuse |
  2. 1608

    I want a savings bill.

    April 14, 2011 at 6:42 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Teaparty matingagenda

    tea party european minority male ethnic dating agenda.. Low cost naive ethnic mates.. No alimony.. No attorneys needed. Perfect minority cover for business lawsuits. No further immigration needed like in koch kansas.. A swimming pool full of female fools. Thats the libertarian tea agenda ladies. See the stats and be amazed.

    April 14, 2011 at 6:57 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Cesar

    @Cesar of 5:40 and of 7:06: stop using my name Tea Partier.

    April 14, 2011 at 9:28 pm | Report abuse |
    • Jazzzzzzzz

      U lie

      April 14, 2011 at 10:47 pm | Report abuse |
  5. banasy

    *Facepalm*

    April 14, 2011 at 9:35 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Cesar

    Please make them stop.

    April 15, 2011 at 5:40 am | Report abuse |
  7. Cesar

    BINGO!

    April 15, 2011 at 7:26 am | Report abuse |
  8. banasy

    I'm telling ya "Tea Party Bingo" is the way to go, C.

    April 15, 2011 at 7:57 am | Report abuse |
  9. Kai

    I know, right? Nasty little things.

    April 15, 2011 at 9:40 am | Report abuse |
  10. Texan4Obama

    Obama for re-election so we can keep the good change! Go green and down with Big Oil!!!

    April 15, 2011 at 9:00 pm | Report abuse |
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