Reps. Terry, Fortenberry, Latham vote yea on budget deal; King, Smith say nay
Rep. Lee Terry He said he didn't like the rollback of some spending cuts but couldn't turn down deficit reduction of $85billion.
Posted: Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — A majority of House Republicans shrugged off vocal opposition by outside conservative groups and voted overwhelmingly Thursday in favor of a bipartisan budget agreement.
The legislation sailed through 332-94 and now moves to the Senate, which is expected to consider the measure next week, ahead of a Jan. 15 deadline.
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