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Experts Skeptical Congress Will Be Able to Resolve Budget Differences

The U.S. government is open for business again after budget bickering in Congress closed many government operations for 16 days.  But the budget deal is just temporary.  Congress has set up a group to quickly forge a broad, long-term budget agreement. But the two parties remain far apart on spending and savings priorities, and experts say similar efforts to work out a budget deal have failed in the past.  President Barack Obama says the U.S. Congress cannot govern by lurching ...

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