March 20th, 2013
04:51 PM ET

Senate OKs bill to keep government running

The U.S. Senate approved legislation on Wednesday aimed at funding the government through the end of September and avoiding a partial federal shutdown, while also softening the blow of sweeping forced spending cuts. The measure now goes to the House of Representatives.

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  1. chrissy

    Was there ever any doubt that they would let any cuts happen in their own sector? Really?

    March 20, 2013 at 8:03 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Mary

    @ chrissy, Not surprised either. These snakes are so greedy they're actually cutting a percentage of unemployment claims to individuals starting next month I believe.

    March 20, 2013 at 8:27 pm | Report abuse |
  3. chrissy

    @ Mary, yup thats what i heard also. And snakes is actually a good name for these vipors lol. Time to fire the whole dayum bunch of em and start over!

    March 20, 2013 at 8:45 pm | Report abuse |