White House cancels public events due to forecast of snow

White House cancels public events due to forecast of snow
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The White House on Wednesday canceled public events due to the forecast of snow.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpDeWine tests negative for coronavirus a second time Several GOP lawmakers express concern over Trump executive orders Beirut aftermath poses test for US aid to frustrating ally MORE had been slated to host a Cabinet meeting Wednesday morning and a meeting with the Financial Services Forum in the afternoon. 

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Federal offices in the Washington, D.C., region were closed Wednesday due to the winter storm. 

The closure comes as lawmakers race against a March 23 deadline to pass an omnibus spending bill and avert a third government shutdown this year.