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Thursday, October 17, 2013

Editorial: GOP averts disaster, ends government shutdown for now

Members of the bipartisan budget conference (left to right) U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) discuss their initial meeting at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday.