House votes to keep government funded

Spending bill awaits Obama’s signature

Posted: March 22, 2013 at 12:37 a.m.

House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that the budget path ahead is rocky, as the House and Senate plans are so far apart.

The House on Thursday voted to keep the government running for the next six months while pushing through a Tea Party-influenced budget for next year that would shrink the government by another $4.6 trillion over the next decade.

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