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Tragic News: Washington Will Not Be Shutting Down

House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid have reached a short-term spending deal that would remove the possibility of a government shutdown from the politically sensitive fall campaign season, the two announced Tuesday.

Under the agreement, Congress would agree to fund the government for six months when the fiscal year expires Sept. 30, setting agency spending for the year at $1.047 trillion.

Source: Washington Post. Read full article. (link)

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    Boehner sure loves kicking the shit out of the tea party, and he is damn good at it.

    By the way fuck the tea party for ever letting Boehner become speaker of the house.

    The idiots deserve it.

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    We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic.


    Does this mean we should not cuss like we do on hit and run?

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    Also, am I hallucinating or do they keep changing the comment fonts?

  • SugarFree||

    Only 1,047,000,000,00? How will any roads or bridges be built with such a paltry sum?