Boehner’s Budget Cram-Down Imposes Risks On GOP Reps
By: Neil Munro

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Boehner has held the budget bill secret until the last days before much of the federal government shuts down for lack of cash on Dec. 12.House Speaker John Boehner is releasing the huge, $1 trillion 2015 government budget on Monday, only three days before the vote on Wednesday, Dec. 11.

That delay jams GOP legislators, who won’t be able to identify or oppose many of the unpopular spending programs that are likely buried deep inside the complex budget, which was drafted by GOP and Democratic members of the appropriations committees.

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