Stabenow at center of Congressional budget negotiations

8:12 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Stabenow at center of Congressional budget negotiations

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What happens in conference committees will impact defense facilities, food aid, other issues in Michigan
Washington After a 16-day government shutdown, Congress kicked off two high-stakes budget negotiations last week to hash out differences and Michigans Sen. Debbie Stabenow is the only elected official in 535-seat Congress who sits at both negotiating tables.