The White House hasn't responded with a plan meeting those terms, he said.
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday backed the budget deal worked out between Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.).
In a statement, Bruce Josten, the Chamber’s vice president for government affairs, praised Ryan...
“Why are we trying to regulate free speech?” Sen. Pat Roberts asked.
Stronger opposition might have jeopardized the deal.
Airlines have softened their opposition to the new House-Senate budget deal.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) invoked the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) controversial pat-down hand searches in his opposition to the budget deal announced Tuesday.
Paul tweeted a picture of a TSA agent searching an airline passage with the message: "In the Ryan-Murray budget 'deal' you will now have to pay more for THIS.
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House conservative Republicans say they have not lost faith in budget guru.
While some conservatives criticized it, deal has support from many.
The tax on airline ticket purchases that is normally paid by passengers for airport security is increasing by $3.10 in the budget deal that was agreed to by Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday.
The Murray-Ryan deal, which has been dubbed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, sets the aviation security fee at $5.60 for each leg of a trip beginning on Oct. 1, 2014.
The fee is currently $2.50 for each leg, with a cap of $5 overall on an airline ticket.