These guys, again?
On Thursday, the House passed the Murray-Ryan budget deal, sending it over to the Senate. Now, CBS says:
...in a deviation from the usual patterns in Washington, the bipartisan agreement may have a harder path in the ... FULL ARTICLE AT Daily Kos
Senate Democrats are still short of the votes needed to pass a budget deal that would avoid a government shutdown in January and blunt automatic spending cuts, Senator Dick Durbin, the chamber's No. 2 Democrat, said on Sunday. FULL ARTICLE AT GMANews.tv
Illinois Senator Dick Durbin is opposed to shutting down the government as Democrats and Republicans battle over a budget, and he says that if the government shuts down, it will make them `look like clowns.` “Senator: Government Shutdown Would `Make ... FULL ARTICLE AT American Banking News
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Richard Joseph "Dick" Durbin (born November 21, 1944) is the senior United States Senator from Illinois and the Senate Majority Whip, the second highest position in the Democratic Party leadership in the Senate.
Born in East St. Louis, Illinois, he graduated from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and Georgetown University Law Center. Working in state legal counsel throughout the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org