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Tensions build on House floor over GOP plan to move short-term bill to avert shutdown.
At the conservative political conference Thursday, attendees see GOP leaders as a bigger problem than a DHS shutdown.
The chamber will pass its measure Friday, though House prospects remain uncertain.
The measure would keep the department funded for three more weeks.
Lynch's nomination will go to the full Senate floor after passing out of committee 12-8.
Funding for the department expires at midnight on Friday.
"Even as members of Congress like the House Energy and Commerce Committee have tried to reach out to find a bipartisan solution, we have not found a willing partner in the FCC ...