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
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At last, House passes massive reconciliation pa...
14 min
102
Will the reconciliation bill pass soon?
20 min
103
Reconciliation at risk
18 min
104
The skinny on the stripped down reconciliation ...
20 min
105
What's the meaning of compromise?
18 min
106
What’s next for the reconciliation bill?
17 min
107
Debt limit crisis averted, for now
20 min
108
President Biden's domestic agenda at stake
18 min
109
Stopgap funding faces uncertainty in the Senate
18 min
110
Where things stand on reconciliation
19 min
111
Uncertainty surrounds budget resolution for as ...
18 min
112
Playing chicken with the debt limit
19 min
113
Senate infrastructure deal secured
18 min
114
First appropriations bills head to House floor
19 min
115
Budget reconciliation package outline set at $3...
20 min
116
What awaits Congress before summer recess
20 min
117
Bipartisan infrastructure plan reached
16 min
118
Democrats go big with new spending proposal
17 min
119
Spending season begins with uncertainty
18 min
120
Appropriators prepare for abortion funding fight
14 min
121
Looking ahead at a busy appropriations season
20 min
122
Infrastructure week, again
15 min
123
Budget season preview
22 min
124
Biden goes even bigger on spending
18 min
125
Senate Republicans push for $568 billion counte...
17 min