Congress and White House inch forward in budget talks

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Congress and White House inch forward in budget talks

But House and Senate leaders, along with the administration, need to move faster to avoid stiff spending cuts and a potential government shutdown.

By SARAH FERRIS, HEATHER CAYGLE and SEUNG MIN KIM

01/03/2018

Congressional leaders emerged from closed-door talks with Trump administration officials Wednesday claiming progress toward a budget deal but without any breakthroughs to announce — with less than three weeks to go before another government funding deadline.  Read more...