Obama signs congressional extension of temporary budget

Washington, Rabi’I 1, 1437, Dec 12, 2015, SPA — The US House of Representatives passed an
extension of a temporary budget in place since October 1, and
President Barack Obama immediately signed the measure before a Friday
night deadline to keep the federal government running, dpa reported.

Still haggling over a budget for the current fiscal year, which runs
through September 2016, Congress extended the current measure until
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