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Buoyed by the sudden likelihood of a budget pact, lawmakers are on track to avoid a repeat of last month's government shutdown — though President Donald Trump unexpectedly raised the possibility of closing things down again if he can't have his way on immigration.

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Florida's nursing-home inspectors have been ordered to curtail all work except complaints about life-and-death dangers because of the federal government's shutdown. Other health-care facilities and programs may be affected, as well.

State inspections and certification of health-care institutions and programs comprise one of the less-well-known pockets of federal spending affected by Congress' halt in funds for most government operations as of the beginning of fiscal year 2014 on Oct. 1.