The opposition raises the chances of a shutdown taking place in mid-January.
Mike Lillis 12/03/13 01:10 PM EST
The Democratic whip said he can't support a bill that keeps federal spending at $967 billion.
The White House rejected using a platinum coin to raise the debt ceiling.
Russell Berman 12/03/13 11:11 AM EST
“It is time for the other chamber to get serious,” Boehner said.
Congress is more likely to need at least a stopgap spending bill.
Russell Berman 12/01/13 05:00 PM EST
Negotiators hope to finish budget, farm bill and water projects conference reports soon.
Negotiators say talk of a tentative budget deal is "false."
Behind-the-scenes talks between Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) could yield a small budget deal right after Thanksgiving, but differences — including on tax revenue — remain, sources said.
Mike Lillis 11/21/13 01:03 PM EST
"No budget, no vacation," Rep. Chris Van Hollen said.
The Treasury Department might be able to borrow well past Feb. 7, the CBO said.