Boehner: Budget Deal Not Yet in Sight

Politics Reuters

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday that talks with the White House over a spending bill for this year are drifting further apart and that substantive policy issues remain to be resolved.

Continue Reading Below

Boehner, the top Republican in the U.S. Congress, said at a news conference that negotiators were closer to a number on Wednesday night during talks at the White House than they were on Thursday morning.

What do you think?

Click the button below to comment on this article.