Template:House Budget 2014 GOP Yes

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Yea3.png On January 15, 2014, the Republican-run House approved H.R. 3547, a $1.1 trillion spending bill to fund the government through September 30, 2014.[1][2] The House voted 359-67 for the 1,582-page bill, with 64 Republicans and three Democrats voting against the bill.[2] The omnibus package included 12 annual spending bills to fund federal operations.[3] It increased the paychecks of federal workers and military personnel by 1 percent, increased Head Start funding for early childhood education by $1 billion, reduced funding to the Internal Revenue Service and the Environmental Protection Agency, and protected the Affordable Care Act from any drastic cuts. {{{Name}}} voted with the majority of the Republican party in favor of the bill.[1]