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Senate Budget Recap

May 17, 2012

Yesterday the Senate voted on five budget resolutions, but none received enough votes to even be considered for debate.

The Senate’s Budget Theater

May 16, 2012

It’s been over three years since Congress has passed a budget. The obstacle to getting a budget enacted: the U.S. Senate. Both President Obama and the House of Representatives have met their obligations, issuing budget proposals each year, while the Senate sits on its hands.

A Budget in the Senate

April 4, 2012

In April of 2009, the Senate convened to pass Senate Concurrent Resolution 13 during the 111th Congress. The Senate has not passed a budget since.