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UPDATE: Trump signs budget deal

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UPDATE: President Donald Trump has signed the budget deal.
   Trump tweets, "Just signed Bill. Our Military will now be stronger than ever before. We love and need our Military and gave them everything -- and more. First time this has happened in a long time. Also means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!"
   The House narrowly passed the budget accord in the pre-dawn hours, ending a brief government shutdown and clearing a path for huge spending increases for both the Pentagon and domestic programs.
   Passage came over the objections Democratic leaders who demanded the promise of a vote to protect "Dreamer" immigrants brought to the country illegally as children.

Late last night, there was another government shutdown. It was the second federal shutdown this year, but it didn't last long.

Overnight, the Senate and House passed a short-term budget to fund the federal government through March 23.

The government was closed for only a few hours.

The bill heads to President Trump's desk, which ends the shutdown. 

Ally Crutcher contributed to this report. 

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