House Mulls Quick-Fix Spending Bill To Buy 6 More Months

Law360, New York (September 11, 2012, 9:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives is preparing to take up a stopgap spending bill that could keep the government running for six months, publishing a continuing resolution that will head to a committee vote Wednesday.

The Rules Committee posted the continuing resolution online Monday, detailing a plan that would fund the government until well after the election, but at the cost of scrapping pending appropriations acts that have been debated in Congress but not enacted. The bill will go up for a vote in the committee...
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