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Senate Budget Committee Chairman Patty Murray (D-WA) and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) arrive for a press conference to announce a bipartisan budget deal, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 10, 2013 in Washington, DC.
It’s not as big a story, it seems, when Washington works. Instead of weeks of fretting and recrimination over another government shutdown, Congress appears headed in a couple of days to resolution of an agreement negotiated by bipartisan leaders that...
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