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House Votes to Pass Funding Bill

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The House of Representatives voted to pass a funding bill for the Food and Drug Administration.

Representative Kevin Cramer was one of 215 Republicans who voted with 20 Democrats in favor of the bill.

The intent of the legislation is to continue funding for FDA operations during the shutdown and allow for staffing levels at the FDA to return to what they were before the shutdown began.

The House has passed nine such funding bills since last Monday.

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