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Debt Limit Debate

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - Copies of President Barack Obama's proposed 2016 budget are displayed for sale at the Government Printing Office in Washington February 2, 2015.

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From process to substance: The debate over four federal budget rules

February 12, 2015, William A. Galston

The House of Representatives' recent decision to change the way tax and entitlement proposals are evaluated has refocused attention on an arcane topic: budget procedures. In this post, William Galston looks at the debate over four federal budget rules. 

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