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Happy Anniversary! 3 Years Without a Budget

packband Wrote: May 01, 2012 1:36 AM
The Dems can't pass a budget in the Senate because the Pubs will filibuster any budget introduced. Both parties are responsible for the gridlock. Unfortunately no one in congress remembers how to compromise any more. They all believe "compromise" means "you do it my way." We used to be able to reach middle ground on issues and move them forward. Those days are gone, and the fault lies with both parties.

The Senate Budget Committee--well, the office of the Republican ranking member on the committee, at least--hasn't forgotten a rather important anniversary this weekend: today marks three years since the Senate Democrats haven't agreed to a budget.

Three years of spending with no budget .... wonder the havoc that's wreaked? Fortunately, the Republican Senate Budget Committee answered that question. Here's some stats they've compiled:

1096  –——————–  Days since the Senate majority last passed a budget