Chambers May "˜Ping-Pong' Bill to Avoid a Shutdown

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. speaks to the media about the marathon speech of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, on Capitol Hill in Washington, after Cruz left the Senate floor following a lengthy speech in opposition to President Barack Obama's health care law. The Democratic-controlled Senate is on a path toward defeating tea party attempts to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law, despite an overnight talkathon on the chamber's floor led by Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. 
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