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Washington (AFP) – A divided Senate passed a stopgap budget measure Friday, sending the legislation to the House as lawmakers struggle to avoid a government shutdown.

Senators voted along party lines on a bill that would fund government operations into the new year, but that also strips out a provision that would have defunded President Barack Obama’s health care law.

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Even though the 2020 election wasn't ruined by sabotage and we now have President Joe Biden, we still have a deeply broke and highly politicized U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Among all the other housecleaning Biden has to do, New Jersey Rep. Bill Pascrell isn't going to let him forget about it. The Democrat has written to Biden, urging him to "fire the entire Postal Board of Governors for their silence and complicity in trump and dejoy's [sic] attempts to subvert the election and destroy the Post Office."

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