U.S. Budget Leaders Reach 2-Year Spending Deal
The deal will have to move quickly through the Republican-controlled House, with the chamber’s last day in session before the new year coming Friday.By Zach Toombs | December 10, 2013
Kind words and compromise are pretty rare in this Congress. But Tuesday saw an exception, with both major parties’ budget leaders reaching a deal on spending for the next two years.
That’s Democratic Sen. Patty Murray …
MURRAY: “Because of this deal, the budget process can now stop lurching from crisis to crisis … and it gives government agencies and the companies that do business with them the certainty they need.” (Via CNN)