Congress to pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution

 
 

House passes Republican deficit plan, July 29 2011, Congress to pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution

House passes Republican deficit plan, July 29 2011, Congress to pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution From the Chicago Tribune July 29, 2011. “The House of Representatives approved a Republican deficit plan on Friday that has no chance of becoming law but could pave the way for a last-ditch bid for bipartisan compromise to avert a crippling national default. With time running short ahead of a Tuesday deadline to raise the debt ceiling, the Republican-controlled House pushed the deficit-cutting plan through by a vote of 218-to-210 after theRead More