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U.S. Congress Agrees to Two-Year Budget Deal

A congressional conference committee on the U.S. federal budget on Tuesday released a two-year budget conference agreement, avoiding a looming government shutdown in January and passing a comprehensive budget for the first time in several years. The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved the measure on Thursday night on a 332-94 vote; the Senate is

Obama Releases Budget Proposal

On April 10, 2013, President Obama released his Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 budget proposal.  As reported widely in the days leading up to the budget’s release, it included numerous health proposals that would together generate approximately $400 billion in savings over the next 10 years. Many of these proposals also appeared in the President’s FY