Monthly Archives: December 2013

Federal Budget Deal Likely to Pass – But What Does It Mean?

Chart produced by Center for American Progress

Chart produced by Center for American Progress

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to approve the bipartisan budget agreement reached by Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray, and the Senate is expected to vote to pass this deal as soon as Tuesday, Dec. 17, in time for members of Congress to head back to their home states for the holiday recess. Read the rest of this entry