Posts Tagged ‘John Boehner’

DEVELOPING: Congressional leaders, with barely an hour to go before a federal government, announced late Friday night they had reached a deal to fund the government through the end of the fiscal year.

House Speaker John Boehner, speaking briefly to reporters after talks had concluded, said the plan was to pass one last short-term spending resolution Friday night to buy lawmakers the time needed to prepare and pass the final budget bill.
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2011/04/08/congress-strikes-budget-deal-averts-government-shutdown/#ixzz1IzZzPTyx