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Senate likely to follow suit, but White House raises objections.
But Senate has already backed separate $1.5 billion measure.
The $13 billion put aside will be far short of the total price tag, forcing the services to raid their budget plans to pay for additional costs.
Measure would prevent OMB from implementing current rules on potential privatization of federal work.
But GAO concludes base-closing recommendations were logical and well-reasoned.
Measure is designed to protect the jobs of 2,000 flight service specialists.
House seeks inspector general review of proposal’s effects on tax compliance.