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Deal To Avert Federal Government Shutdown Remains ElusiveLawmakers have less than 48 hours to approve a spending bill, or the federal government will shut down starting midnight Saturday morning.One of the biggest stumbling blocks appears to be uncertainty coming from the White House. Weijia Jiang reports.
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GOP Focusing On Short-Term Budget Deal To Avert Government ShutdownCongress has until midnight Friday to pass a new spending bill or else there will be a government shutdown. House Republican leaders say a long-term deal isn't possible, so they're focusing on a one-month fix. Weijia Jiang reports.

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Hopes Dim For Deal To Avoid Government ShutdownDemocrats and Republicans appear to be far apart in efforts to avert a partial shutdown of the federal government at midnight Friday night. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
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House OKs Short-Term Spending Plan, But Senate Approval UncertainIn an attempt to avert a partial government shutdown, the House has passed a short-term budget measure to give lawmakers more time to figure out a long-term deal, but it now faces an uphill battle in the Senate before Friday's midnight deadline. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.

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Hopes Dim For Deal To Avoid Government ShutdownDemocrats and Republicans appear to be far apart in efforts to avert a partial shutdown of the federal government at midnight Friday night. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
House OKs Short-Term Spending Plan, But Senate Approval UncertainIn an attempt to avert a partial government shutdown, the House has passed a short-term budget measure to give lawmakers more time to figure out a long-term deal, but it now faces an uphill battle in the Senate before Friday's midnight deadline. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Deal To Avert Federal Government Shutdown Remains ElusiveLawmakers have less than 48 hours to approve a spending bill, or the federal government will shut down starting midnight Saturday morning.One of the biggest stumbling blocks appears to be uncertainty coming from the White House. Weijia Jiang reports.

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