Massive Spending and Tax Deal at a GlanceA divided Congress has reached agreement on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to fund the government for the 2016 budget year and extend $680 billion in tax cuts for businesses and individuals.
Obama Sending $4 Trillion Spending Plan To CongressSpending plan focuses on increasing taxes on the well-off to lift the fortunes of the needy.
Spending Deal May Not Offer 2015 Congress Road MapOptimists might think twice before seeing Congress' bipartisan agreement to keep the government running another year as a road map for 2015.
Pelosi: 'This Is Blackmail'It's now up to the Senate to pass a huge $1.1 trillion spending bill to keep the government running, but not before a battle between old school veterans and new breed freshmen such as Tea Partier Ted Cruz and Elizabeth Warren, a liberal with a national following.
House Approves Federal Spending Bill, Blocking D.C. Pot LegalizationThe House narrowly passed the $1.1 trillion spending bill meant to keep the government funded for the next year after a dramatic daylong showdown in which the legislation's opponents were just one vote away from derailing the measure.
Lawmakers Agree On $1.1T Spending Bill As Reid Warns Gov't Will Run Out Of Money In 2 DaysTime running short, Republicans and Democrats agreed Tuesday on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and delay a politically-charged struggle over President Barack Obama's new immigration policy until the new year.
Lawmakers Agree on $1.1 Trillion Spending BillTime running short, Republicans and Democrats agreed Tuesday on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and delay a politically-charged struggle over President Barack Obama's new immigration policy until the new year.
Congressman: D.C. Gun Amendment Likely to Fail A Kentucky congressman behind an amendment that would undo the District of Columbia's strict gun control laws says he doesn't think it will become law.
Senate Democrats Scuttle Vote On Spending BillBiggest obstacle is Mitch McConnell amendment that would block new regulation of existing coal plants.