The House approved legislation on Wednesday to fund the government after the current authorization law expires March 27, over transportation advocates' objections that it would cut millions of dollars for highways and transit.

The House approved the continuing resolution sponsored by House Appropriations Committee chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., by a 267-151 vote.

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