Thursday, September 13, 2012

Sen. Bingaman: Difficult Decisions Expected in Lame-Duck Session

Here is the latest weekly video from Sen. Jeff Bingman. According to the New Mexico Democrat,Congress is likely to pass a continuing resolution during the next few weeks leading to the election, leaving the most difficult decisions on the budget until the "lame-duck" session that begins on Nov. 13 .

Here's what Roll Call says about the post-election activity: It has long been clear that Congress and the White House are leaving until after the elections the big questions about the renewal of Bush-era tax rates and whether to roll back pending spending cuts.  Read full article

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