Government Spending

Speaker Ryan Touts 'Game-Changer' Spending Bill
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House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday defended the spending bill Republicans negotiated, touting it as a “game-changer,” and he highlighted the departure from previous concessions the GOP had to make under former President Barack Obama, The Washington Times reported.

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Winners and Losers of the Spending Deal (Spoiler Alert: Trump Lost)
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The deal reached by congressional leaders was a rare act of compromise, and some parties — coal miners, Planned Parenthood — clearly came out ahead.

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Capitol Hill lawmakers finding common ground on $1 trillion plan to keep gov't open
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sought agreement on a massive $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through Oct. 1.

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GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance
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Spending bill that would deny President Trump’s request for immediate funding on the Mexican border wall is under negotiation

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Wall ‘Will Get Built,’ Trump Insists, as He Drops Funding Demand
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The president signaled that he could accept a short-term spending bill that did not include money for a barrier at the Mexican border.

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House speaker says avoiding shutdown, not health care, is priority
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The speaker of the House said the lower chamber will focus on passing a spending bill before the April 28 shutdown deadline

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NATO Must Lay Out Plan to Boost Spending Before May Summit: Tillerson
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said it was “no longer sustainable” for the U.S. to pay for a “disproportionate share” of NATO’s budget.

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