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Here’s what Texans need to know about the government shutdown threat in Congress

In a late-night scramble, U.S. Senate leaders circulated a continuing resolution that could prevent a federal shutdown and the furlough of some 35,000 Texans who work for the federal government.

The U.S. Capitol Building, in Washington, D.C., in December of 2020.

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