News Articles for "Budget Battle"
Budget battle: 3 plans on the table, what now?
First the Republican-led House approved a federal budget that's heavy on spending cuts. Then the Democratic-controlled Senate approved one that leans more...read more
House votes to raise NH gas, diesel tax 12 cents
New Hampshire's House voted Wednesday to phase in a 12-cent hike in the gas and diesel tax to fix deteriorating roads and bridges, setting the stage for a...read more
Vermont's Sanders discusses budget battle
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says the automatic federal budget cuts are hurting Vermonters. Sanders was joined at a news conference at his Burlington office o...read more
White House tours off, Easter egg roll on for now
The White House says it is going forward with plans for its 135-year tradition of the Easter egg roll, while dashing the hopes of some Iowa children who h...read more