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Republican Mitch McConnell challenges criticism over budget deal

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell on Sunday brushed off criticism that he has turned into a liberal following his role in a budget compromise with Democrats to... Read more »

Oct. 20, 2013

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Historic overstatement

No misnamed “historic” agreement would be needed because our president and Congress under the Budget Act would be doing the normal work we expect from them... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2013

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Budget talks begin, but no guarantee of success

Congressional budget negotiators aren't guaranteeing success as they begin talks aimed at solving the nation's budget problems. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2013

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Congress sends gov't funding, debt bill to Obama

Congress has passed legislation to reopen the partially-shuttered federal government and avert a potentially disastrous default on U.S. obligations, clearing the... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2013

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Shutdown solution just kicks the can — again

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the agreement that ended the government shutdown Wednesday was “historic.” That is a gross overstatement. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2013

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