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Budget Deal Advances Procedural Hurdle in the Senate

December 18, 2013 7:55 am Published by

The Senate today is expected to take a full vote on the bipartisan two-year budget deal, which would modify sequestration over the next two years, set top-line spending at just over 1 trillion for 2014 and 2015, and raise $85 billion over the next decade, among other items.

Budget Conferees Reach an Agreement

December 11, 2013 10:46 am Published by

House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Senate Budget Chairwoman Patty Murray (D-Wash.) last night unveiled their much-anticipated budget agreement in time for the House and Senate to act prior to the December recess.