CQ Budget

CQ Roll Call’s budget tracker David Lerman explains how lawmakers in Congress spend the nation’s money.

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Politics
Government
26
Funding mess ahead
25 min
27
New speaker's agenda
30 min
28
Scramble for speakership
25 min
29
Race for the gavel
27 min
30
Bipartisan truce
25 min
31
Stopgap funding troubles
32 min
32
Appropriations on the skids
29 min
33
Emergency spending clash
26 min
34
Spending battle preview
18 min
35
Divergent spending paths
31 min
36
Appropriations collision course
59 min
37
Defense budget uncertainty
26 min
38
Spending allocations clash
29 min
39
Partisan clash on spending and taxes
33 min
40
Conservatives revolt
28 min
41
Debt limit deal examined
31 min
42
Debt limit deal explained
29 min
43
Spending caps struggle
22 min
44
Debt limit drama
31 min
45
Presidential engagement
24 min
46
Search for debt limit compromise
29 min
47
Test of unity
28 min
48
The politics of raising the debt limit
27 min
49
IRS funding in crosshairs
25 min
50
Debt limit pressure tactics
27 min