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WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: The sun begins to rise behind the U.S. Capitol building on the morning after a bipartisan bill was passed by the House and the Senate to reopened the government and raise the debt limit, on October 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama signed the bill into law, that will fund the government until January 15, 2014 and allow the government to pay bills until February 7, 2014.
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: The sun begins to rise behind the U.S. Capitol building on the morning after a bipartisan bill was passed by the House and the Senate to reopened the government and raise the debt limit, on October 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama signed the bill into law, that will fund the government until January 15, 2014 and allow the government to pay bills until February 7, 2014.

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The Senate cleared a bill to give "fast-track" congressional approval of major international trade deals and will send it to President Obama. CNN's Athena Jones has more.

Key trade bill passes the Senate

The Senate cleared a bill to give "fast-track" congressional approval of major international trade deals and will send it to President Obama. CNN's Athena Jones has more.