Budget plan's $1 trillion deficit sours some Republicans
Published: Thursday, February 08, 2018 @ 6:34 PM Updated: Thursday, February 08, 2018 @ 6:34 PM
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center, leaves the podium as he turns toward Rep. Mac Thornberry, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, left, after a news conference, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republican-led Congress on Thursday was rounding up support for a bipartisan budget bill that would put the government on track for annual deficits topping $1 trillion, a gap last seen toward the end of Obama's first term.