Cheney funding cut stripped from Senate bill.

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"Cheney funding cut stripped from Senate bill."

In a 15-14 vote yesterday, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed an amendment introduced by Sen. Sam Brownback (R-KS) “to strike language in the Financial Services Appropriations bill that would have barred funding for [Vice President Dick] Cheney’s office until he complies with an executive order Democrats argue compels him to provide information on classified data.”

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