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Fri Jun 14, 2013 05:45 AM CDT

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SENATE REPUBLICANS, WHITE HOUSE REMAIN DIVIDED ON BUDGET ASSUMPTIONS

A meeting earlier this week between two Senate Republicans and White House officials aimed at finding common ground on a time frame to be covered in a potential budget deal was constructive but did not yield major progress, according to the senators.

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., is promoting a substantially different way to view the federal budget by taking a long, 30-year outlook, rather than the 10 years that virtually every other ...

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