Senate backs $15.3 billion aid package for victims of Harvey

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has overwhelmingly backed a $15.3 billion aid package for victims of Harvey, nearly doubling President Donald Trump's emergency request.

It also adds a deal between Trump and Democrats to increase America's borrowing authority and fund the government. The 80-17 vote sends the massive package to the House for a vote on Friday.



 
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