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US Budget Deal: An Imperfect Step in The Right Direction

Budgets are about choices. The budget agreement announced by Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray (D-WA) and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) makes plenty of choices — many of them good, others less so — but the sum total of their choices results in a package that moves the country in a positive direction. The Murray-Ryan deal would, for the …

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