Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid (D-Nev.) and House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio), photographed together in April 2011. (Brendan Hoffman/BLOOMBERG)

Under the agreement, Congress would agree to fund the government for six months when the fiscal year expires Sept. 30, setting agency spending for the year at $1.047 trillion.

Read more from The Post’s Rosalind S. Helderman about the spending plan — and the political fight the agreement helps avoid — by clicking here.

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