“Secret conversations on the balcony. A special phone line for instant and direct communication. These are some of the tools former Democratic leader Tom Daschle and former Republican leader Trent Lott used to forge bipartisan consensus and compromise when they ran the Senate a little more than a decade ago.” Read more here.
What’s Next in Congress: Fiscal Fizzle or End-of-Year Opportunity?
Appropriations and Sequester, Federal Budget