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Budget Negotiations Continue

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Budget Negotiations Continue

Republican Senators Lindsey Graham and John McCain are attempting to work out a so called “big deal” agreement that could avoid a major confrontation over extending the federal debt ceiling this fall. South Dakota Senator John Thune has also been involved in the talks…

Thune says the negotiations have been going on for a while…

Thune says the negotiations with the White House have been difficult to this point…

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