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With shutdown looming, conservative Republicans try pushing back the next spending deadline

Government funding is set to expire Friday, giving Republicans who control Congress just a few days to shore up support. President Trump and top congressional leaders agreed to meet Thursday afternoon to discuss details of a new year-end spending agreement — just hours before spending runs out.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Rep Paul Ryan (R-WI)
The Washington Post
Topics: 
Republicans
Democrats
Congress
Budget
Author Info: Erica Werner, Mike DeBonis
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Government funding is set to expire Friday, giving Republicans who control Congress just a few days to shore up support. President Trump and top congressional leaders agreed to meet Thursday afternoon to discuss details of a new year-end spending agreement — just hours before spending runs out.
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