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U.S. government heads for shutdown after lawmakers fail to make deal

Reuters India Saturday, 22 December 2018
The U.S. government was headed towards a partial shutdown at midnight on Friday after President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans in the Senate failed to muster the votes needed to approve $5 billion he has demanded for a border wall fiercely opposed by Democrats.
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