$97B war-spending bill approved by the House

Hooper, Molly K.
May 2009
Hill;5/15/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 56, p1
The article reports on the approval of the $96.7 billion war funding bill by the U.S. Senate despite Democrats' opposition.


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