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US Senator Ted Cruz speaks on the Senate floor
US Senator Ted Cruz speaks on the Senate floor (C SPAN)
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As Cruz Stops Talking Senate Moves Toward Test Vote On Obamacare [VIDEO]

Freshman Sen. Ted Cruz' all-night talkathon to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law surpassed the 21-hour mark Wednesday with a harsh reality looming — a test vote the tea party conservative was sure to lose.

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) arrives for the weekly Senate Republican Policy Committee luncheon
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) arrives for the weekly Senate Republican Policy Committee luncheon (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Cruz Vows To Speak Till He Can’t Against Obamacare

 Freshman Sen. Ted Cruz says he will speak until he's no longer able to stand in opposition to President Barack Obama's health care law.

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Budget Woes Could Delay Trial For bin Laden Kin

A judge in New York says he finds it "stunning" that federal budget woes could delay the start of a terrorism trial for Osama bin Laden's son-in-law.

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The White House (Uyen Le, Getty Images)
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Top White House Aide Calls For GOP Co-operation On Budget

A top White House official says Republicans who adopt a "my way or the highway" approach are going lose in upcoming budget talks.

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House GOP Budget Would Cut Deeply, Obama Says

President Barack Obama is criticizing a proposed House Republican budget, saying it would turn Medicare into a voucher-like program, cut deeply into programs such as Medicaid and increase tax payments by the middle class in order to achieve promised lower tax rates.

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Republicans Unveil Government Funding Measure

Republicans controlling the House are moving to give the Pentagon more money for military readiness. They also want to largely exempt agencies like the FBI and the Border Patrol as well as Western firefighting efforts from the effects of across-the-board spending cuts that are just starting to take effect.

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Dave Huss, Getty Images
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Lawmakers React to Report on Automatic Budget Cuts

Republicans and Democrats alike are pointing to a new report estimating that automatic budget cuts will cost the economy 2 million jobs.

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Medioimages/Photodisc, Getty Images
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Produce Safety Testing Program Spared Budget Ax

The Agriculture Department is extending the life of the nation's main produce-safety testing program, just as the initiative was slated to be shut down.

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White House Threatens Veto of GOP Budget Bill

The White House says President Barack Obama would veto a Republican budget bill that swaps cuts to domestic programs like food stamps for cuts scheduled to hit the Pentagon and domestic agencies alike in January.

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Mark Wilson, Getty Images
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House Rejects Bipartisan Budget

The House has voted to decisively reject a bipartisan budget mixing tax increases with spending cuts to wring $4 trillion from federal deficits over the coming decade.

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