Congress over the weekend approved and delivered to President Bush a continuing resolution that would fund the federal government at current levels for more than five months and authorize $6.5 billion of bond-related community development funds. But a multibillion-dollar economic stimulus package that was approved in the House Friday seemed unlikely to get full congressional approval as of yesterday.

The Senate approved the continuing resolution, which was attached to a homeland security appropriations bill, by a roll call vote of 78 to 12 on Saturday. The measure had passed in the House by a 370 to 58 vote on Wednesday.

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