Post-Shutdown, Few Concrete Budget Proposals Between Parties

October 27, 2013 1:24 PM
Post-Shutdown, Few Concrete Budget Proposals Between Parties
" ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats and Republicans running in 2014 have been generous with their criticism after the latest short-term deal to keep the governing running and pay U.S. debts.

But they’ve been stingy with any concrete proposals that fundamentally would change the national balance sheet — and many say politics is the reason.

Powerful Democratic groups go to the mat to protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid "

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