Senate Democrats Balk at Spending $4 Billion Less Than House Republicans

House Republicans plan to begin debate Tuesday on a bill that would keep the government open for two additional weeks while cutting $4 billion in spending. Senate Democrats are signaling they will accept the GOP proposal, or something similar, by week’s end.

Here. That is out of Obama’s proposed $3.69 trillion. The bottom line is Democrats are not serious about reining in spending. They say they want to reduce the deficit, but to them that translates into tax increases.

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