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Kirk to vote no on government funding bill

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WASHINGTON--Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) announced on his Twitter account on Tuesday he will vote no on the Omnibus budget bill. He said, "Congressional leaders are putting forward a 1,924-page "Omnibus" Appropriation bill that few, if anyone has read. I will vote No.''

Kirk is in the Senate chamber now waiting to deliver his first floor speech.

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