Government Shutdown Increasingly Likely; Health Law Continues To Be Flashpoint

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September 27, 2013 AT 6:23 AM
The Senate is expected to approve a continuing resolution that provides funding to keep the federal government operating but strips out language passed by the House that would defund the health law. This move will set up heightened conflict with the House, where some conservative Republicans are standing firm in their pledge to oppose any measure that does not further their goal of dismantling Obamacare. In the background, the countdown to a government shutdown continues