The US newspaper the Washington Post has the text of the bill passed by Congress in the wee hours (Eastern Standard Time) last night ending the government "shutdown" and increasing the debt limit. As with all legislation, it is NOT riveting reading. As they say, two things you never want to see being made are laws and sausages. At least sausages give some pleasure, though!
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