The government leaned closer to a shutdown on Thursday as the White House threatened to veto a House bill that would have funded defense through the end of the fiscal year and the rest of the government for one more week. In a Statement of Administration Policy, the administration said it wanted to continue pursuing negotiations on spending that were making progress — at least as of Wednesday night. “This bill is a distraction from the real work that would bring us closer to a ...
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