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Budget Deadline Looms

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Budget Deadline Looms

The days are counting down to a self-imposed budget deadline for Congressional negotiators.

South Dakota Senator John Thune says there may need to be another type of compromise…

 

Thune says he doesn’t think it is a good idea to run into the next deadline…

 

 

Thune says another government shutdown would be a bad move…

 

The House is already back in Washington, the Senate returns next week. Both are set to adjourn for the year by the 13th.

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