The first of 12 appropriation bills for 2015 will be taken up by the full Senate on June 16, aides say. Work on the 12 spending bills has been given a time frame of four full weeks by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. Some of the measures may be inserted into "minibus packages" to lessen the floor time, but it is uncertain whether some of the controversial measures will reach the floor before the fiscal year starts Oct. 1, this article notes.

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