WASHINGTON -- Congress returned to work this week faced with the task of trying to pass several bills containing environmental and infrastructure programs of interest to the municipal bond market.

With Congress scheduled to adjourn in early October, the House got off to a flying start Monday by approving the fiscal 1995 compromise spending bill for the Environmental Protection Agency that includes funding for the agency's water infrastructure initiatives.

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