Government funding expires Dec. 11.
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Rep. Yoho wants to allow governors to reject Syrian refugees.
The Justice Department is already looking into the Republican's activities.
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The legislation will now go to the Senate, where it may face a tougher path to passage.
The measure would require an audit of the central bank.
A former staffer agreed to drop the allegations.
Critics argue the bill would undo rules meant to prevent bad lending practices.
"We will not have a religious test. Only a security test,” he said.
"There are no words strong enough to condemn these terrorists and their radical ideology," Rep. Royce said.
Lawmakers hope to send a final version to Obama's desk by the end of the year.