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Congress has heavy workload but limited time before summer recess
Congress has heavy workload but limited time before summer recess

Congress started July - its last full working month before the November election - with a full plate. But it may not have the appetite to handle it all. At the top of lawmakers' to-do list is passing at least temporary funding for the Highway Trust Fund, which helps finance major road projects throughout the country and is projected to run out of money by late August. Both chambers also need to advance a slate of government funding bills that must be passed by Sept. 30 to avert another government shutdown. Finally, there's the fight over whether to renew the Export-Import Bank and Obama's latest request for $3.7 billion in funds to address the border crisis. But it's unclear...

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