Policy: Budgets & Deficits

NPR: Congressional Odd Couple Could Be Key To Any Budget Breakthrough

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( Twenty-nine lawmakers are supposed to come up with a long-term budget deal by mid-December. They meet again Wednesday around a conference table, led by two people who couldn't be more different: Democratic Sen. Patty Murray of Washington state and Republican Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.

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