WASHINGTON (AP) Congress is sending President Barack Obama bipartisan legislation scaling back across-the-board spending cuts on programs ranging from the Pentagon to the national park system.
The final vote on the measure was 64-36 Wednesday in the Senate. The House approved the bill last week.
The White House supports the bill, and Obama's signature is assured
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