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Senators pass $535M GovGuam budget

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - After three days of debate, senators during session this afternoon passed by majority vote the Fiscal Year 2011 budget. Bill 439 defines a spending cap of $535 million.

By law, lawmakers had to pass the legislation by August 31 so that it can be sent to Governor Felix Camacho for his review. The vote on the budget bill was passed 10-to-5.

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