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Let's Make a Deal
Seeking to avoid its annual holiday edition of budget hi-jinks and hardball Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Washington), who chair their chambers' budget committees, have reached a deal. This agreement makes sure we don't have a shutdown scenario in January and that we don't have a shutdown scenario in October," Ryan said. "This also shows that we can work together to get our government functioning at its very basic levels."