Posted by Anonymous (not verified) on December 11, 2013

Senator Patty Murray and Representative Paul Ryan reach accord to avert shutdown.

------

US lawmakers announce two-year budget deal
(via AFP)

Congressional negotiators reached a modest two-year US budget deal that would avoid a repeat of October's government shutdown, signalling a temporary truce in fiscal wars that have paralyzed Washington. The agreement, brokered by Democratic Senator…

------

Photo: Flickr user monkeyz_uncle, creative commons licensed.