WASHINGTON -- Standard & Poor's Corp. Friday affirmed its A-minus rating on $250 million of lease revenue bonds Texas issued last year for the Superconducting Super Collider.

The move came after the House of Representatives approved another year's funding for the $10 billion project without any major last-minute fight.

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