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
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...