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UNITED STATES - JANUARY 29: Keith Hall, director of the Congressional Budget Office, testifies during a House Budget Committee business meeting in Longworth Building on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
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With breathlessly tight margins in the Senate and the filibuster batting down the bulk of the majority’s legislative agenda, lawmakers are increasingly governing unorthodoxly. 

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