By Bob Cusack - 05/22/11 11:08 PM EDT
The collapse of the Gang of Six this week has had far-reaching ramifications on Capitol Hill, with the group’s failure to produce a deficit-reduction plan yielding winners and losers.
The group’s implosion, coupled with other budget plans that have failed to gain traction, has given the spotlight to Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Trail 2016: Election night cliffhanger Armani, Batali among guests at White House state dinner Biden: 'Trust me' on Congress funding cancer research MORE and his bipartisan effort to cut spending while also raising the nation’s debt ceiling.
The following is The Hill’s analysis of who benefited, and who didn’t, from the demise of the Gang of Six.
—Erik Wasson contributed.