Senator Portman Floats Ideas To Solve Budget Impasse

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October 07, 2013 AT 11:23 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Rob Portman on Monday was circulating a plan to cut federal spending and reform the U.S. tax code as part of a broader plan to reopen shuttered government agencies and provide the Treasury Department with more borrowing authority in order to avoid a default.