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Hammering Out The Budget

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Hammering Out The Budget

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith believes Congress could learn from the Unicameral on how to deal with the budget. Smith says the budget process in Washington is a mess..

Smith says a two-year budget would give Congress the time is needs to hammer out a budget.

Smith says it’s not healthy for the federal government to run on ‘continuing resolutions’ because Congress cannot agree to a budget.

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