Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty MurrayPatty MurrayFive areas where Trump and Dems could make a deal DeVos vows to be advocate for 'great' public schools Senators introduce dueling miners bills MORE (D-Wash.) introduced her budget on Wednesday. That budget included nearly $1 trillion of new tax revenue and nearly the same amount in spending cuts over 10 years. Murray says that’s a balanced plan that the American people support, unlike Rep. Paul RyanPaul RyanFive areas where Trump and Dems could make a deal Trump scrambles GOP's healthcare plans Overnight Cybersecurity: Obama commutes Chelsea Manning's sentence | A malware mystery MORE’s (R-Wis.).
“They will see a bold reformist Republican budget … and an extreme Democrats’ budget that appeals to Washington bureaucrats,” McConnell said. “We need to grow the economy not the budget.”
Murray’s budget is expected to pass out of her committee Thursday on a party-line vote. Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidDems want Sessions to recuse himself from Trump-Russia probe Ryan says Trump, GOP 'in complete sync' on ObamaCare Congress has a mandate to repeal ObamaCare MORE (D-Nev.) has said he wants the Senate to take up the budget next week so that it is completed before the Easter recess.