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$1.3 Trillion Omnibus Spending Bill Passes After GOP Drops Anti-Environment Riders

Congressional negotiators also rejected Trump's deep cuts to EPA and the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and dropped some campaign finance changes. By Marianne Lavelle Updated March 23 with President Trump signing the bill. Congress passed a $1.3 trillion federal spending bill early Friday following negotiations in which Republicans, in order to garner needed Democratic support, agreed to remove a slew of...