Budget bill in place

Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly

WASHINGTON  /March 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Congressional leaders have finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant “Dreamers,” deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money and takes only incremental steps to address gun violence. As negotiators stumbled toward an end-of-the-week deadline … Continue reading Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly

Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly

WASHINGTON/March 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Congressional leaders have finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant “Dreamers,” deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money and takes only incremental steps to address gun violence. As negotiators stumbled toward an end-of-the-week deadline to fund … Continue reading Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly