Congress Quick-Fix Budget Only Dulls Pain of $85 Billion in Cuts

Congress Quick-Fix Budget Only Dulls Pain of $85 Billion in Cuts

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Sen. Richard Burr, right, talks with Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., as they ride an escalator on Capitol Hill in Washington, on March 22, 2013, as lawmakers rush to the Senate floor to vote on amendments to the budget resolution.