Fiscal Policy

U.S. Budget Deficit

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Opinion

At Senate budget hearing, a sharp take on the stalled progress

April 27, 2016, David Wessel

Senate Budget Committee hearings on fixing the budget process are not noteworthy for their drama or tension. Wednesday’s hearing, however, may be an exception.

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