FY 2014 Budget Conference

Gimmicks at Their Worst: The War "Savings" Gimmick

As lawmakers look to replace the sequester with smarter deficit reduction, it may be tempting to look for easy ways out. Unfortunately in recent...

Jim Nussle: For Budget Conference, Start With The Pizza

Today was the first meeting of the budget conference committee negotiating over this year's discretionary spending levels. Although the first...

The Budget Conference Committee's First Meeting

The first meeting of the budget conference committee is today! The committee will have a month and a half to reconcile the House and Senate-passed...
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Q&A: Everything You Should Know About the Conference Committee

As part of the bipartisan deal to end the government shutdown and avoid default, a budget conference was established. The purpose of this conference...

Where the Conference is Starting From

The first official meeting of the conference committee is expected to occur sometime next week, at which point the conferees will begin attempting to...

Every Budget Put the Debt on a Downward Path…and This One Should Too

In additional to reopening the government and suspending the debt ceiling, last night, both the House and Senate agreed to go to Budget Conference....

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